Mexas

Mexas

Internationally recognized for his photographs of elderly bachelors and their domestic surroundings in remote areas of his native Finland, Esko Männikkö trained his camera on the inhabitants of South Texas […]

Blow

Blow

Alejandro Diaz characterizes Blow, the fruition of his residency at ArtPace, as a memorial. As a visual and environmental site, Blow comes to terms with the process of how one […]

PAL

PAL

Something goes on behind the closed door that leads into Leni Hoffmann’s site piece PAL. Anytime you pass by this door you’ll see light coming from under it, implying habitation. […]

please watch your step

please watch your step

Upon entering a space populated by the works of Elizabeth McGrath, you will notice the near emptiness of the walls. Not the type of elegant economy associated with tastefully placed […]

Trajectory: How Am I Driving?

Trajectory: How Am I Driving?

May Sun was born in Shanghai, China, spent her formative years in Hong Kong and has lived in California since 1971. By way of introduction to her installation at ArtPace, […]

CRY

CRY

An interview with Dorothy Cross by Frances Colpitt FC: In the past, your work has dealt with the idea of location or site-specificity—I am thinking of the powerhouse project, of […]

The Sound of the Trumpet

The Sound of the Trumpet

An interview with Lewis deSoto by Frances Colpitt FC: Most of the work that you have done up to this point has been site-specific. Can you explain the working process […]

Square Words-New English Calligraphy

Square Words - New English Calligraphy

In his elaborate installation Square Words-New English Calligraphy, Xu Bing transforms the gallery in to a classroom. Conforming to a rigid grid, fifteen two-person desks are squarely oriented to the […]

Infinito Botanica @ ArtPace

Infinito Botanica @ ArtPace

Franco Mondini-Ruiz’s whimsical installations mediate the disparate worlds of the street vendor and the fine art collector. The artist works with concepts of accessibility, portability, and spontaneity to transform the […]

Numen

Numen

Paula Santiago’s body of work produced during her Artpace residency revolves around the body. Sensations and thoughts are experienced, interpreted, and understood in a process by which the body is […]

Joyce J. Scott

Joyce J. Scott

Joyce Scott is an artist who adores to work. Her love of labor—whether in drawing and sculpting, making jewelry, or performing—defies hierarchical conceptions of art that tend to value concept […]