Wikipedia says, "...Ahwesh is a female American avant-garde filmmaker and experimental video artist". She's all that and more.
An American artist living in Berlin for many years. My G2G partner.
The writer and artist Nadxieli Nieto is also the Managing Editor of NOON annual, and the lead designer and editor at Nieto Books. Formerly, she was the Editor-in-Chief of Salt Hill Journal, and has spent the last decade working as a writer, editor, and designer.
A collaborator with Ellen Moynihan and me on our 2008 book, The New Yorkers' Guide to Military Recruitment in the 5 Boroughs.
Born in Manhattan in 1976. She is drawn to photographing news and current events. Her work has appeared in New York magazine, the New York Times, and DNA Info, among other places. She lives in Brooklyn.
A collaborator with Nadxieli Nieto Hall and me on our 2008 book, The New Yorkers' Guide to Military Recruitment in the 5 Boroughs.
Founded in 2009, by the artist April Gertler.
It is a nonprofit artist initiated hybrid residency/art academy which encourages participating artists to engage in an active discourse surrounding art and contemporary photography while simultaneously giving them a chance to develop their work. This perspective is unusual within a European residency context as the program facilitates each individual approach by offering close mentoring from internationally practicing artists and free-lance curators based in Berlin.
I was a visiting artist/lecturer in this dynamic program. Apply, friend, support, spread the word.
Supports experimentation by emerging and mid-career artists, writers and thinkers, and curators and other producers of culture with free residencies that include room, board, and studio space.
The project aims for a high degree of sustainability by remaining intentionally small-scale and focusing fundraising efforts on low monthly donations with high-value rewards. It encourages a lively creative community to contribute ideas that help shape the project through its Core Group program. The Shandaken Project provides the public with free educational lectures and exhibitions of contemporary art.
I was lucky to be awarded a residency during the first season of this unique residency. Friend, support, spread the word.