Joanna Tam: I’m American
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Joanna Tam: I’m American

* * * I think of Joanna Tam‘s work as interrogating systems.  As pure a researcher as the Art World has ever seen, Joanna brings a careful, calculated consideration to subjects such as personalizing data (107,594) and studying her own place within US culture  (I’m American,  Reduction Study). Would you expect much less from an artist who originally studied to be a computer scientist? … Continue reading

Lilly McElroy
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Lilly McElroy

I grew up in southern Arizona, surrounded by cliché representations of my own experiences. There were cowboys riding bulls, coyotes howling on moonlit nights, beautiful sunsets, and vicious bar brawls. Those experiences have been translated into epic photographs and playfully antagonistic videos. The projects that I produce are a reflection of my complex relationship with … 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