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Category: Art

Rainbow Sparkle and Graffiti

Rainbow Sparkle and Graffiti

by Jess deCourcy Hinds I’m grateful that my recent New York Times Modern Love column, “Oh, Dewey, Where Would You Put Me?” has helped me connect with readers about the complexity of sexual identity. I’ve heard from people from all over the world — from the Bible Belt…
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Betty Yu – Multimedia Artist, Photographer, Filmmaker, Activist, Educator

Betty Yu – Multimedia Artist, Photographer, Filmmaker, Activist, Educator

Betty Yu combines film, new media platforms and community-infused approaches in her work. A tireless promoter of social justice initiatives, she is a co-founder of Chinatown Art Brigade, a cultural collective which uses art to oppose gentrification in the New York City neighborhood, resulting in the loss of affordable housing…
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Cristina Duarte Veronese – Jewelry Designer

Cristina Duarte Veronese – Jewelry Designer

New York-based Brazilian jewelry designer Cristina Duarte Veronese is a force to be reckoned with. Her one-of-a-kind, innovative, geometrically-designed earrings, necklaces, pins, rings, and bracelets in sterling silver and gold jewelry combine all aspects of today’s changing lifestyles. Created and produced in her Brooklyn studio, Cristina’s jewelry is on display…
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Joyce Scott – Artist, Performance Artist, Lecturer

Joyce Scott – Artist, Performance Artist, Lecturer

Artist, sculptor, weaver, print maker, quilter, performance artist, lecturer, educator, MacArthur Fellowship recipient, Joyce Scott is all of the above! Well known for her work in jewelry, glass, and beadwork, she has been called the “Queen of Beadwork.” Joyce is renowned for her social commentary on issues such as racism,…
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Beth Lipman – Contemporary Artist

Beth Lipman – Contemporary Artist

Beth Lipman is a contemporary artist who works in glass and is renowned for her sculptural compositions which, in her words, “explore aspects of material culture and deep time through still lives, site-specific installations and photographs.” The recipient of numerous awards, Beth has exhibited her work at Manhattan’s Museum of…
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