Month: February 2011



Interviewed by: Suzan Sherman and Daniel Wentworth Shot and edited by: Melissa Friedling/Slouch Productions The Artist’s Life: Vito Acconci A majority of artists spend their lives attempting to master a particular medium—be it painting, sculpture, film, et. al.—but Vito Acconci, who turned 71 this year, initially began his creative life as a poet in the…

Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 21

Featured Artist: Miru Kim (Note: This month’s featured artist is Miru Kim, a New York-based artist. The interview is conducted by IAP intern Hyeyoung Kim. The below English version of the interview is translated from the Korean version.)  Miru Kim is a Korean artist based in New York. She describes herself as an urban explorer,…

Meet a NYFA Artist: Shimon Attie

NYFA speaks with Shimon Attie, Photography Fellow, 2000; Performance Art/Multidisciplinary Work Fellow, 2005; Fiscally Sponsored Artist 2009; Video Fellow, 2010. NYFA: Hi Shimon! Can you tell us what are you working on and/or what’s coming up for you? SA: I am currently working on an 8-channel video installation -to be presented in-the-round- entitled MetroPAL.IS., that…