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Art Culture Criticism

New Normal / Old Normal

I have been invited to be a panelist for a discussion titled, “Making Art in the Age of #45” as a part of public programming at Kala Institute. Bay Area-based artist Christy Chan invited me and I am constantly humbled and honored for these opportunities. In 2015, I wrote a review of Christy Chan’s performance […]

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Art and Technology Multi Media Performance and Conceptual Virtual Art

CCA Spring Symposium 2014

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Art and Technology Conceptual Virtual Art

Take One by Tim Roseborough

The website for Take One: A Gifting Performance by Tim Roseborough is live. Please explore Roseborough’s site and share your thoughts about his logographic system. It was an honor to have my Shotgun Review featured in Art Practical’s, Best of Year Two, issue. You can read more here.

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Art and Technology Art History Conceptual Multi Media Performance and Conceptual Philosophy

The People – SF

Associated with the sixth edition of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts’ triennial exhibition “Bay Area Now” — a varied roundup showcasing artists inspired by the region and beyond — is a presentation by the performance troupe Big Art Group called “The People: San Francisco.” The site-specific outdoor extravaganza, which loosely recreates the story of […]

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Art Art and Technology Art Writing and Criticism Conceptual Film Multi Media Perception Performance and Conceptual Photography

God Only Knows Who the Audience Is, Exhibition at the CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art

Reinterpretations, remakes, and contemporary works are strategically placed throughout God Only Knows Who the Audience Is: Performance, Video, and Television Through the Lens of La Mamelle, engaging viewers in what is almost an infinite loop of observation that changes with every go-around. Douglas Davis’s The Last Nine Minutes (1977) welcomes viewers to the second floor of the exhibition. The […]

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Art Performance and Conceptual

Paolo Sambrano, Writer and Solo Performer

We’ve all got our own ways of dealing with pain and suffering but there’s a way of expressing those emotions to the world in a productive way. One way is on the stage as a solo performer BUT it’s got to be done well to be authentic. It was a real treat to see Paolo Sambrano combine poignant […]