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Fruit and Foliage: An Interview with Caroline Larsen

Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. Caroline Larsen’s Fruit in Foliage series in Wave Hill House’s Tea Room at Wave Hill House, concurrent with the exhibition (Not So) Still Life on view…

Saint Hildegard von Bingen and the Palisades: An Interview with Sindy Butz

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. Sindy Butz‘s artistic practice spans the disciplines of performance art, photography, video and sculptural installation through time-based projects and historical narrative. In her performances, she pushes…

Filmic Explorations of Magical Realism: An Interview with Chad Stayrook

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. Chad Stayrook often combines video, installation and performance to play the role of an artist/research scientist/adventurer documenting the process of discovery. Stayrook resuscitates the methods of…

Natural Forms: Drawing from Direct Observation

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Mixed-media artist Wennie Huang, a frequent teacher at Wave Hill art workshops, produces works that range from small drawings and limited-edition books and projects, to site-specific installations, including a permanent mural installation inspired by a tree in Inwood in upper…

Permeable Narratives and Landscapes of Home: An Interview with Maia Cruz Palileo

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. Maia Cruz Palileo is a multi-disciplinary artist investigating themes of migration and the permeable concept of home. Influenced by the oral history of her family’s arrival…

Visualizing Poetics and the Poetics of Visualization: An Interview with Seldon Yuan

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. Focusing on personal poetics from multiple perspectives and through various mediums, Winter Workspace 2016 artist Seldon Yuan’s work extends across a spectrum that plays on optical…

Roots in the Bronx: An Interview with Dennis RedMoon Darkeem

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill.   Dennis RedMoon Darkeem is a multi-media artist whose work critiques contemporary social and political issues affecting U.S. and Native American cultures, from institutionalized racism and classism…

Constructing Filmic Narratives: An Interview with Ira Eduardovna

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. Ira Eduardovna reconstructs narratives related to her personal history, examining issues of migration and identity in flux through non-linear story telling. Her works examine the intersections…

Paintings in Motion: An Interview with Ezra Wube

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Trevor Harrington is a Visual Arts Curatorial Intern from Bennington College, who is at Wave Hill for the college’s seven-week winter semester, helping the Visual Arts staff with the Winter Workspace program and other projects. Ezra Wube’s video works reference…

Re-wilding: An Interview with Artist Zachari Logan

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Danni Shen, Curatorial Fellow in Visual Arts, organizes and interprets exhibitions at Wave Hill. Each winter, Wave Hill uses Glyndor Gallery as studio space for artists in its Winter Workspace Program, now in its seventh year. Twelve artists representing a…