Artist talk: Diamond Stingily 18 Jun 2017, 5-7pm @ Yale Union
Join us at YU for the second home school artist talk of the 2017 curriculum! Diamond Stingily will join us via Google Hangouts to discuss her work and experiences with us.
Diamond Stingily is an artist and writer based in New York. She has shown at Egg (Chicago), A1 (Chicago), Project Row Houses (Houston), Arcadia Missa (London), Queer Thoughts (NYC), Ramiken Crucible (LA), and elsewhere. She has read and published at Signal Gallery (Brooklyn), Chin’s Push (LA), and Dominica Press. She currently runs the Diamond Stingily Show at Know Wave radio and is preparing a forthcoming project with Publishing House (Gstaad, Switzerland).
FEATURED ARTIST: Andra Ursuta, Conversion Table (detail), 2012. Concrete, wire mesh, manure, tint, vegetable fiber, trims, coins. 37 x 18 x 8 inches. Courtesy of the artist, Ramiken Crucible and François Ghebaly Gallery. http://sculpture-center.tumblr.com/
FEATURED ARTIST: Andra Ursuta’s work combines references to the traditional folklore of her native Romania with an investigation of feminine identity through a series of sculptures, installations and immersive environments. Ursuta recently had a solo exhibition at Venus Over Manhattan and her work is currently on display at the Venice Biennale.
Andra Ursuta, A Worm’s Dream Home, 2012. Concrete. 20" x 15" x 10". Courtesy of the artist, Ramiken Crucible and François Ghebaly Gallery. Photo: Robert Wedemeyer. http://sculpture-center.tumblr.com/
Inspired by a sculpture in a David Cronenberg sci-fi horror film, Dora Budor’s enormous head houses a seating area – a lounge for contemplating the life of the mind and how it can be controlled. (At Ramiken Crucible through June 5th).
Dora Budor, installation view of ‘Ephemerol’ at Ramiken Crucible, through June 5th.