Where are these bodies? Why are they there? What are they doing?
Ji Hyun Han
I was trying to shift the meaning of painting.
I’ve expanded this notion of hybridity.
My hands are the ones that built these cocoon vessels.
Let’s question our mortality together.
I’m really enchanted by the freedom I got to experience in crafting my life.
Harrison Kinnane Smith
Not only representing something, but engaging with the content of the work...
Even ideas that are oppositional— when they meet heads, they become permeable to each other.
With all my work, it’s important to not think of a single image or a single moment. It’s really a journey…
I like trying to have to follow a rabbit that might not even be the right one to the end.
You cannot tell people what to do with their own stuff.
Renata Del Riego
Our very texture was changed, and our very way of moving changed.
There’s so much that isn’t told directly that is so valuable.
Fundamentally, that’s what life’s about— how you grapple with things.
The distortion to me is a representation of a multi-faceted reality.
Juan Arango Palacios
I’m trying to make this fantastical zone of safety for queer folks.
I’m kind of like a physical daydreamer.
Art is my best way to communicate.
All of that’s a lie— eden lost, hell, heaven, at least as they pertain to my past.
There’s a balance between reflecting and letting the work just be and sit.
We're just leaves on rivers floating along.
Let what is striking you the most breathe in the work.
Everything had the same plane of living and being and having its own narrative.
You can be both within the world and without the world.
To be still is to flow gently with the stream.
There is an intuitive intersection between art and psychology.
Every one of them is different, but also, every one of them is completely the same.
Within ourselves, there is a lot of secrecy that happens.
I think of art as an intersection of making, thinking, and something bigger than you and me.
I want to examine technology through the medium of computation.
We cannot articulate or define human relationships, but art and design helps us to understand.