OTHER, OTHER...features works by 18 artists of African, Asian, and Latino ancestry working in drawing, installation, mixed media, painting, performance art, photography, sculpture and video, and represent a sampling of 2007 and 2008 Urban Artist Initiative Grant(UAI/NYC) recipients visual arts and media.
Participating artists Konrad Aderer, Karina Aguilera-Skvirsky, Keith Anderson, Tomie Arai, Cat Chow, Nicolás Dumit Estévez, Edwin Gonzalez-Ojeda, Skowmon Hastanan, Wennie Huang, Janelle Iglesias, Duron Jackson, Teru Kuwayama, Jessica Lagunas, Alfonso Muñoz, Juan Sanchez, Dread Scott, Shen Wei, and Injoo Whang
OTHER, OTHER... refers to the varying degrees of "Otherness" that artists of color reflect within the issues of multilayered representations (or misrepresentations) , classification of identity and visibility.
SAVE THE DATE FOR: OTHER, OTHER...Panel Discussions Friday, June 6 and Saturday, June 7, 2008 Sponsored for Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture and The Bronx Council on the Arts
Panel discussions comprised of artists, curators, scholars, funders and panelists involved in the grant selection process will discuss the selection process, cultural policies today and tomorrow, changing demographics and cultural policy and diversity and race within diversity.