Artist of the Week: Sol Hashemi
Sol Hashemi lives and works in Seattle, Washington. He recently had a solo exhibition, Rock Show, at James Harris Gallery in Seattle. Tell me a little bit about yourself and what you do. I grew up in Vancouver, Washington and moved to Seattle, where I currently live, to attend the University of Washington. I was named a Mary Gates Research Scholar and received a BFA in Photography with...
Artist of the Week: David Horvitz
David Horvitz lives and works in New York City. He is currently pursuing his MFA from Bard College. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. My name is David. I was born in Los Angeles in 1980. I live in New York. I travel, and make a lot of projects. If you had to explain your work to a stranger, what would you say? I usually evade answering as long as I can. When I am cornered,...
Artist of the Week: Conor Backman
Conor Backman lives and works in Richmond, Virginia. He is currently studying at Virginia Commonwealth University and is co-owner of Reference, an art gallery in downtown Richmond. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. I am currently working on my BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in the departments of Sculpture and Painting. I run Reference Gallery in downtown...
Artist of the Week: Navid Nuur
Born in Teheran, Iran, Navid Nuur lives and works in The Hague, The Netherlands. He received his MA from Plymouth University England. Navid recently had a solo exhibition at Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen in Switzerland. When and where did your interest in art begin? I think when I was 3 when I was playing with children’s synthetic clay, which is hard and you have to squeeze it often to make...