Posted by Andrea Martin on July 27, 2012 - 7:09am
One of the most innovative components of the Artist Fellows program is the goal to reveal the process of artistic creation—the weeks (even years) of planning, the evolving ideas, and the constant back-and-forth that foments creativity. Throughout the month of July, Artist Fellow Sarah Wilson and her artistic partners, Catch Me Bird (C. Derrick Jones and Nehara Kalev), have been exhibiting this...
Posted by Andrea Martin on June 26, 2012 - 7:47am
De Young Artist Fellows Andy Diaz Hope and Laurel Roth are artists-in-residence this month in the Artist Studio. They are working on completing the third monumental tapestry in their triptych entitled The Conflicts. Today, guest blogger Andy Diaz Hope discusses aspects of the Museums’ permanent collections that touch on the themes contained in this project.
Posted by Andrea Martin on June 6, 2012 - 7:49am
This month, Laurel Roth and Andy Diaz Hope begin their year as
de Young Artist Fellows by setting up a research
studio in the Kimball Education Gallery. Roth and Hope will use this time in the
to design the third piece in a triptych of tapestries, which will be known as The Conflicts
. Here, the artists articulate the ideas, inspiration, and foundation of this...
Posted by Cynthia Inaba on March 30, 2012 - 4:09pm
For the past month,
March Artist-In-Residence Joy Broom has been creating extravagant,
multilayered, three-dimensional specimen boxes. Combining her intricate line drawings of organic elements with actual insects,
seed pods, branches, body references, antique maps and biological medical sources—all covered with purified beeswax—she
presents a unique cabinet of curiosities that...