“I’m focused on contemporary Native American stories, the modern-day ups and downs of that lifestyle, but I’m not trying to do it in a traditional manner,” the award-winning filmmaker told Hyperallergic in an interview.
“Artists are the key people who are helping us to think differently and better about not just the future, but the past and the present,” said Laura August, who’s been chosen to lead the Visual Arts center at the University of Texas at El Paso.
Castillo’s decision to install her work in a rural campus gallery space drives home the fact that art can, perhaps must, be a daily experience.
When prints are exhibited, the printer is generally not credited as co-creator of the work and often the print publisher or workshop is not named.
The group of self-identified idealists, active until 1942, created nonrepresentational paintings of and from the creative imagination.
Upon invitation from the Wheelwright Museum, Nathan Young has created an installation of bridles, bow guards, belt buckles, and cigarette holders ranging from the 19th century to the present.
Cryptoart is being generated by artists looking for something that the conventional art world can’t, or won’t, offer them.