Northern Lights.mn announces the recipients of the 9th round of Art(ists) on the Verge commissions (AOV9). AOV9 is an intensive, mentor-based fellowship program for 5 Minnesota-based, emerging artists or artist groups working experimentally at the intersection of art, technology, and digital culture with a focus on network-based practices that are interactive and/or participatory.
The Art(ists) On the Verge 9 fellows will present their work at an exhibition at the Soap Factory from May 5 – June 10, 2018
Congratulations from the jury: Steve Dietz, Artistic Director, Northern Lights.mn; Tia-Simone Gardner, Artist; Kimberly Loken, Assistant Professor of Game Design, UW-Stout School of Art and Design ; Piotr Szyhalski, Professor, Media Arts, Minneapolis College of Art and Design; and Xavier Tavera Castro, Photographer.
Art(ists) On the Verge is generously supported by the Jerome Foundation.
Links to awarded artists
Sharon Hayes, Revolutionary Love 2
ligorano/reese, The State of Things
The UnConvention at Peavey Plaza
Red76, Revolutionary Table
Spontaneous Storefronts: Projecting Democracy
Symposium: Experimenting with Art in Public Places
Christopher Baker, Murmur Study
Andrea Steudel, Mobile Shadow Projection Theater
Avye Alexandres, Once
Kevin Obsatz, Gate to the Enclosure
Krista Kelley Walsh, Public Eye Action
Aniccha Arts, The Weather Vein Project
Janaki Ranpura, Egg and Sperm Ride
University Avenue Project(ion)