Artist View: Basil Kincaid

Above: The Gods are Within. Photo courtesy of the artist. Artist’s statement: Creating quenches my thirst for life. I make art for fun, for intellectual & spiritual exploration, for discipline & emotional expression. For me, making art is both meditation and prayer that affirms my self-esteem and proves that I…

It's OK to Eat the Art

It’s OK to Eat the Art: "How Jennifer Rubell found her place at the table as an artist—by first catering it. Becoming a conceptual artist 'was a huge leap of faith on Jennifer’s part,' says her mother. 'Just imagine your parents thinking you’re the bad artist in the family.' After…

Night Film in the Landscape

Elusive Landscapes by Onajide Shabaka Live screening/ performance at Legion Memorial Park (photo credits: Onajide Shabaka © 2010) The second in a series of outdoor venues, Elusive Landscapes, is a public art project that is mobile, nomadic, and self-contained. Multimedia artist Dinorah de Jesús Rodriguez brought her 16 mm projectors…