Artist Series E22 | Optics, Curiosity and Playfulness with Stephen Hobbs

Elize de Beer is in conversation with artist Stephen Hobbs in his Studio in Johannesburg. In this podcast episode, Hobbs speaks about how his artistic practice began as a conceptual artist and how that conceptual way of thinking has developed in his current influences and use of materials. CHAPTERS: 0:42: Three words to describe Hobb’s […]

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Chakaia Booker’s Sentinels are Unveiled in New York’s Garment District

New York City’s Garment District Alliance has chosen Chakaia Booker for the Summer of 2014 as their public installation artist. Booker’s series of five fantastical sculptures titled, The Sentinels stand guard between 36th and 39th, just north of Herald square.  Her sculptures are made of rubber tires, which are cut and rigorously arranged into beautifully […]

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