Tag: installation

PLEASE DONATE to my Kickstarter for “The Language Is Asleep”

My Kickstarter campaign is live! Please help me raise $10,000 to take my performance installation “The Language Is Asleep” to ArtPrize 9, a 19-day art festival in Grand Rapids, MI this September and October. Please donate, write in dictionaries (I’m paying!) and spread the word about my campaign. Language is exhausted. It needs to sleep—and […]

George Rousse returns to Durham for more literal illusionism

French Photographer George Rousse came to Durham in 2006 and made all manner of photographable installations in our many moldering buildings. A decade later, all that was moldering is invaluable. Still, Rousse found a partner in the Durham Fruit and Produce space, which is slated for renovations later next year. Read about Rousse’s recent residency, […]

Stacey Kirby brings home the whole enchilada from ArtPrize 8

I had the pleasure of decompressing with Stacey Kirby after her “Bureau of Personal Belonging” brought home the $200,000 jury’s grand prize from ArtPrize 8. We talk about the Bureau’s political significance amid the presidential campaign and the continuing HB2 fight, as well as what she learned from scaling her work up for thousands of […]