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Top 10 Most Pioneering Art/Sustainability Initiatives in Thailand

Though metropolitan Bangkok is rapidly pumping out new malls and hotels across its territory, nature conservation organizations and artists have a history of standing together in safeguarding green spaces. 1,760 more words


Karon Davis

b. 1972

Karon Davis is a sculptor, installation, and video artist.  She serves as president of the Underground Museum, which she co-founded in 2012 with her late husband, artist Noah Davis.  401 more words

Neighborhoods of the Heart

Last December, I was invited to be the visiting artist at the Center for Creative Connections at the Dallas Museum of Art in the summer of 2018. 478 more words


Karin Mamma Andersson

b. 1962.

Swedish painter Karin ‘Mamma’ Andersson is known for her evocative compositions where people seem to be caught in difficult situations in a melancholic landscape that borders on abstraction.  243 more words

Shinique Smith

b. 1971

For more than a decade Brooklyn- based, multimedia artist Shinique Smith has employed new, used, and personal recycled clothing, fabrics, and objects such as bedding to construct towering bound sculptures, paintings, assemblages, and site-specific installations.  227 more words

Hera Buyuktasciyan

b. 1984

Hera Buyuktasciyan is a Greek-Armenian artist who lives and works in Istanbul.  She creates sculpture and installations that explore the meaning of space as it relates to memory and the past.  222 more words

Marilyn Minter

b. 1948

Marilyn Minter is a feminist painter and photographer.  Although she treats some of her photographs as free-standing artworks, her primary mode is found in her monumental paintings finished with  layers of thinned enamel paint.  446 more words