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
Nooshin Hakim Javadi, Violet diaspora
Goodspace Murals, I Am a Water Protector
Sara Fowler, Ben Moren, and Tyler Stefanich, Collective Action!
Clarence White, Green Line Poet
Field Practice, Green Market Movers
Andrea Carlson, Water Is Life
May Lee-Yang, River Stories
Yes Let’s!, Climate Carnival Sideshow
Neighborhood Climate Change
Stephanie Lynn Rogers
Making the Best of It: Dandelion