Joe Joe Orangias
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Joe Joe Orangias

When considering relationships between the body and architecture, it must be understood that structures are not empty. Various devices exist between the two, including clothing, objects and infrastructural elements. These mediating devices have the potential to harmoniously bridge the individuality of a person, or a social body, to a given space. Through the agency of … Continue reading

Cathy McLaurin
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Cathy McLaurin

The North Wind and the Sun is an engagement with and articulation of the impact of globalized economies upon and into existent historical political, and social situations in a community in significant transition both economically and demographically – much like the United States as a whole.  It is an interrogation of what meaning can be made … Continue reading

Nicole Duennebier
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Nicole Duennebier

Natural phenomenon – dermoid cysts, fungus, invasive flora/fauna – and my love of candied, old-master, opulence have a constant presence in my work. Through painting with attention to detail, I’ve become accustomed to the fact that nature itself, or anything living really, never totally allows you to have a perfectly idealized experience. Everything is always … Continue reading

Marilyn Arsem: THIS is Performance Art
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Marilyn Arsem: THIS is Performance Art

THIS is Performance Art  Performance art is now. Performance art is live. Performance art reveals itself in the present. The artist engages in the act of creation as s/he performs. Performance art’s manifestation and outcome cannot be known in advance. Re-enactment of historical work is theater, not performance art. Performance art is real. Performance art … Continue reading

Sarah Hill
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Sarah Hill

“No one has ever written, painted, sculpted, modeled, built, or invented except literally to get out of hell.” ~ Artaud The performance I’m Fine is deeply concerned with moving the audience into a state of feeling, through anger on the part of the performer. In this way I view my practice as cathartically dialogical. When I say catharsis I mean: To … Continue reading

Zev Farber
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Zev Farber

Zev Farber’s recent work takes the form of multimedia installations which present deconstructed, character-driven narratives that address the complexities of various types of systems. Farber produces work primarily utilizing digital technologies – photo, video, interactive media, and sound – in order to complicate notions of authorship and authenticity. Often, his work will emphasize the duality … Continue reading