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Under the Radar: Lauren Braun | Sara Frantz | Maciej Markowicz

by The Artslant Team
Follow your favorite artists to see new work and exhibitions by adding them to your watchlist. Lauren Braun – Pittsburgh Sara Frantz – California   Maciej Markowicz – Berlin and New... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team
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Caroline Dahlberg Answers 5 Questions

by The Artslant Team
Under the Radar, our weekly email highlighting the best art on the ArtSlant network. This week we seek answers from Caroline Dahlberg.   What are you trying to communicate with your work? Intimacy is the word that comes up a lot. The work I make is tactile, it wants to be touched. I think a lot about social scripts and contracts, like how you know the right moment to kiss someone on a first date. There are a lot of cues and situations and intuitions. Although, in terms of intimacy,... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 9/17
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Nina Vichayapai Answers 5 Questions

by The Artslant Team
Under the Radar, our weekly email highlighting the best art on the ArtSlant network. This week we seek answers from Nina Vichayapai.   What are you trying to communicate with your work? I am interested in revealing the ways in which our environments embody experiences of migration. Whether the migrations are our own, our parents’ or ancestors’, or of others in our societies, these movements shape landscapes and cultures everywhere. Regardless of the boundaries many nations may create... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 9/9
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Yesica Guerra Answers 5 Questions

by The Artslant Team
Yesica Guerra.   What are you trying to communicate with your work? As a designer, artist, and social practitioner, I have worked in various capacities with diverse populations, cultures, and communities. I have experienced firsthand how art and design can be a catalyst to positively change communities, influence societal needs, and provoke advancement. To a great extent my work has been motivated by my personal experience of growing up in Northern Mexico, four hours south of the... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 7/30
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Jorge Mansilla Answers 5 Questions

by The Artslant Team
  What are you trying to communicate with your work? Mutations and magic, surrealism and playfulness, matters of the psyche and things that we deny or don't talk about like death.   Emperor, 2015, Recycled plastic   What is an artist’s responsibility? To register their times, to amaze, to promote lateral thinking and resourcefulness, ultimately to utilize art as a hammer and chisel to mold and shape society. Art forms are just survival tools that unlock new ideas... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 7/23
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Under the Radar: Uma Iyli | Carmen M Castaneda | Lauren M Smith

by The Artslant Team
Follow your favorite artists to see new work and exhibitions by adding them to your watchlist. Uma Iyli – Fremont, CA Carmen M Castaneda – Madrid Lauren M Smith –... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 7/11
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Under the Radar: Kate Carvellas | David Isakson | Rebecca Darlington

by The Artslant Team
Follow your favorite artists to see new work and exhibitions by adding them to your watchlist. Kate Carvellas – Pasadena David Isakson – Oak Park, CA Rebecca Darlington – New... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 7/6
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Basia Goszczynska Answers 5 Questions

by The Artslant Team
  What are you trying to communicate with your work? Most people are already aware of the negative effects marine debris has on animals and ecosystems. It’s easy to feel depressed when faced with plastic pollution statistics and easier still to feel disheartened when you realize how our daily consumption habits perpetuate resource wars and needless suffering around the planet. I don't, however, put our trash on display to remind viewers of how dire our situation is (though I do... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 7/2
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Under the Radar: Giovanni Dominoni | Eddy Stikkelorum | Lorenzo Bocca

by The Artslant Team
Follow your favorite artists to see new work and exhibitions by adding them to your watchlist. Giovanni Dominoni – Riga Eddy Stikkelorum – The Hague Lorenzo Bocca –... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 6/30
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Living with the Past: Possessed/Dispossessed

by Malisa Humphrey
  I have used my work to examine history and the historical construction of the other as an entry point for understanding our current moment. The countless examples of undisguised racism in the United States following the 2016 presidential election, including the violence surrounding the removal of a Confederate statue in Charlottesville last summer, have led me to wonder over and over again: “What is America’s understanding of its violent past? How does the United States acknowledge... [more]
Posted by Malisa Humphrey on 6/28