Antonio McAfee’s “Ordinary People” is a photo-installation-based homage to extraordinary black women of the past and present. Utilizing his inimitable photo-collage technique, McAfee combines fragments of images on acrylic medium to construct larger-than-life sized figures that hover in space like totemic apparitions.
NAKEYA BROWN | SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED
CHRISTIE NEPTUNE | MS. ________ (INTERIOR)
Ms. ____ (Interior) is a followup to Christie Neptune's Eye of the Storm, a 3-part multimedia series that examines how constructs of race, gender and class limit the personal experiences of historically marginalized bodies of color.
[RECOMBINANT] FELLOWS: RA |
CURATED BY CAMILO ÁLVAREZ, SAMSØÑ
This year’s encounter, titled [recombinant] fellows: RA, is curated by Camilo Álvarez of Samsøñ, a gallery and artist residency in Boston, MA. Samsøñ creates and presents programs that explore the diversity of cultures and voices that continually shape contemporary art and ideas today, introducing emerging and under-recognized artists as well as re-contextualizing established artists.