Mark BradfordLos Angeles, California, USA
Mark Bradford reclaims discarded and forgotten materials from cities where he works, creating paintings, collages, and videos that explore each city’s past. His compositions comment on the social history of various communities and the effect that shifting demographics haveRead more
William CordovaHouston, Texas, USA
I want to liberate the world
of your ugly mission.
I want to give you a prison
in a deep abyss.
I want, for a second,
to contemplate face to face
and the cosmos will equip me
with indestructible powersRead more
Marcos RamírezTijuana, Mexico
Marcos Ramírez ERRE, works in a constantly evolving lexicon of formats and media to explore the role of history, communication, economics, and militarism in the development of cultural stereotypes, and those stereotypes’ subsequent role in border control policies andRead more
Lauri FirstenbergFounder and Director/Curator, LAXART, Los Angeles, CA
Lauri Firstenberg received her Ph.D. in the History of Art and Architecture Department at Harvard University in 2005. She founded LAXART in 2005 – the leading independent nonprofit exhibition space in Los Angeles. She is currently curating the 2008 CaliforniaRead more