Monthly Archives: January 2015

Pierre Chaumont – Montréal, QC, Canada

Briefly describe the work you do. My conceptual work revolves around the notion of the stranger. I try to find distinct structures that either conceptually or physically exists and operate inside a bigger establishment. Tell us a little about your … Continue reading

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Kassandra Mattia – Laguna Beach, California

Briefly describe the work you do. I make paintings and drawings that are inspired by imagery from my childhood in rural Wisconsin and are informed by my undergraduate training in physics.  In general, I do my best to foster a spirit … Continue reading

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Hoda Zarbaf – Toronto, Canada

Briefly describe the work you do. I make mixed media figurative sculptures using upcycled textiles, old furniture and used clothing. I generally hand-sew my work without the use of adhesives or other tools. Most of the time I find myself … Continue reading

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Carlo Fantin – Oakland, California

Briefly describe the work you do. I hand-cut portraits out of black construction paper. In my art, I depict saint-like figures surrounded by Catholic iconography and popular media symbols, blending internet culture and religious worship. I manipulate negative space by … Continue reading

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Ralph Pàquin – Spartanburg, South Carolina

Briefly describe the work you do. On and off for the past 30 years, I have been creating biomorphic forms.  For the past eight years, the driving force behind the sculptures has become more about the microscopic world of genetics.  … Continue reading

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Kaitlin Botts – Raleigh, North Carolina

Briefly describe the work you do. I am a graphic designer, a photographer, an artist, and a writer. None of these dilenations stay neatly contained within their own category, instead my work in one area bleeds into another. My design work balances … Continue reading

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Leslie Robison – Saint Augustine, Florida

Briefly describe the work you do. I use primarily mixed media drawing but also some painting, video, and still photography as a means to examine the framework that defines my identities as artist, academic, wife, mother, etc. I’m interested in … Continue reading

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Derek Cote – Detroit, Michigan

Briefly describe the work you do. My practice is interdisciplinary with an emphasis on installation with objects and video Tell us a little about your background and how that influences you as an artist. I grew up in Canada with … Continue reading

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Katie Hovencamp – Bangor, Pennsylvania

Briefly describe the work you do. For some time fairy tales and fantasy have inspired my imagination and curiosity about their effects on women’s roles and the construction of their identities. In my work, I fracture cultural constructs such as … Continue reading

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Jodie Mim Goodnough – Providence, Rhode Island

Briefly describe the work you do. I make work around the theme of coping strategies, drawing from psychology, cultural theories and personal experience to look at the way we deal with difficult emotions such as grief, anxiety and loss. I’m … Continue reading

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