Tag Archives: identity

Gil Gijón – Puertollano, Ciudad Real, Spain

Briefly describe the work you do. My most recent work reproduce old photographs, rescued from family albums, using household dust and lint from the people who appear in them. The reason for choosing an element like dust is in its … Continue reading

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Sofía Botero – Bogota, Colombia

Briefly describe the work you do.  My work builds on the quotidian, on personal and intimate stories and little details of daily life. It results from exploring routines, manias, memories, obsessions, and from an acute screening of the space I … Continue reading

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Simone Schiffmacher – San Antonio, Texas

Briefly describe the work you do.  Beaded sheets are constructed meticulously through the interlocking of beaded loops. These complex structures mimic the identities they incase through logo placement, by showing how much work has gone into the building of corporate … Continue reading

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Colleen Keough – Athens, Ohio

Briefly describe the work you do.  My work explores the intersection of identity, technology, language and pop culture. I create electronic and time-based works, installations, mixed media, drawings, and performances which examine how technology has altered and influenced communication. I … 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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Julia Betts – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Briefly describe the work you do. I investigate the idea of transience and self through choices in material and process as part of an interdisciplinary art practice. Impermanent materials such as masking tape, scotch tape, ground digital images act as … Continue reading

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Sammy Chong – Boston, Massachusetts

Briefly describe the work you do I develop my work one collection at a time, based on empirical experiences. My observations—both internal and external—are examined within specific conceptual frames. Though my pieces hone in on intimate scenes, I expect the … Continue reading

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