Artist Rena Leinberger discusses how her artistic practice ambivalence might embrace moral dimensions.
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Hydrologic: Where Water, Art & Activism Meet
BY KRISANNE BAKER
@ VOL 21
ON APR 11, 2014
Krisanne Baker, ecological artist, water activist and art educator, presents “Hydrologic,” in an effort to raise awareness on behalf of water. She talks about about her thoughts and actions, and the cycles between water's inhabitants and their recipients.
"Presentation of the Day" on September 6, 2014.
Fracture and Refraction
BY GIDEON GERLT
@ VOL 20
ON APR 18, 2014
Looking at Gideon Gerlt's work as a whole, there are two distinct directions: emotional expression and analytical inquiry. Throughout his work, Gideon explores the relationship between the art object, environment, the viewer, and himself as artist and creator.
BY GORDON ELLIOTT
@ VOL 2
ON JUN 26, 2014
DoGsWooD:‘Working under the name of DoGsWooD affords me the unconscious and unbridled liberty to fully engage with the artist within’…
Gordon Elliott's work is often a personal and conceptual critique of issues of personal importance that speaks a universal language. Issues of the environment and the part humanity plays are often central to his work. The conscious, subconscious and unconscious behaviour, expressions and language are particular areas of interest, observation and inspiration.
Plein Air for the Planet: Landscape Art as Environmental Activism
BY STEPHEN WASHINGTON
@ VOL 3
ON JAN 22, 2016
Speaker Stephen Washington, an artist living in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, believes strongly in the power of art—particularly plein air painting—to help save the landscapes it so beautifully captures.
I Am the Greatest
BY JOHN SAUVE
@ VOL 7
ON DEC 01, 2016
John Sauve is at heart an artist; a sculptor, but he is also the non-profit leader of his own Sauvé Art Foundation, community activist, and teacher to inner-city children through his art programs. His sculpture work was recently shown at the Chicago Sculpture International Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition in 2012, which included fifty-five large-scale outdoor sculptures from around the world and also included in the 2012 Krasl Biennial Sculpture Exhibition located in St Joe, Michigan. But his most interesting work currently is an on-going sculpture installation, The Man In The City, is which has been literally turning heads all over Metro and downtown Detroit.
The “I am the Greatest” project introduces Muhammad Ali to a new generation. Ali’s story will highlight the over-whelming amount of adversity he faced in standing up for his beliefs and the influence he has had on his generation.
BORDERS and Beyond
BY STEINUNN THÓRARINSDÓTTIR
@ VOL 4
ON MAR 31, 2017
Sculpture artist Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir shares some images of the influence of Iceland on her life and work as well as images and thoughts about the exhibition BORDERS that will have a new home in Baton Rouge for the next year.