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12
Feb

Artpace Alum Wangechi Mutu’s advice to a young artist in the You[th]Pace Teen Council

I first discovered the work of Wangechi Mutu on my Tumblr dashboard, tragically sandwiched between Nirvana gifs and paintings of cats. Arresting and organic, her collages conjure up a universe totally at home in both the near future and the distant past. When I discovered that she was an Artpace alumnus, I instantly knew that […]

1
Feb

Youth and inspiration

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Inspired by Artpace resident artist presentations and my sensitivity to caffeine, I stayed up until 3 this morning—a huge deal for me—planning new projects. Recent ideas have been building up in the form of notes on scrap paper, napkins, and newfound computer productivity applications. I finally decided to dedicate a large, uninterrupted portion of time […]