March 2013, November 2012, February 2012, March 2011, September 2009
Lesli Robertson is a textile artist by training, but in her creative process she often combines materials that are a sharp contrast to the usual fibers. Robertson currently teaches fibers courses at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas.
Lizzy Wetzel is a visual, performance, and installation artist who uses contrasting materials such natural, craft, and found objects in her work. Her inventive sculptural compositions reference magic, healing, humor, and play and often lead to a performance.
Margaret Meehan's drawings and sculpture-based installations are derived from 19th-century medicine and photography. She lets the innocent collide with the monstrous, evoking race, gender, and an empathy for otherness when embodied in difference.
Marilyn Waligore is Professor of Aesthetic Studies/Photography at the University of Texas at Dallas. Using digital technology, she embraces process and materiality to underscore the physical nature of things that exist in a transitory state, in order to elevate, if not to render, beauty.
Marina Shterenberg the founder and director of Star Mountain Art, has taught at the San Francisco Art Institute, and is currently an art faculty member at Brookhaven College School of the Arts. Her work has been exhibited in San Francisco and New York, including at the Berkeley Art Center, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, Pierogi 2000, and Artists Space.
Marla Ziegler teaches in the School of Fine Arts at Brookhaven College. She is a sculptor who creates in clay, stretching the identity of this medium as a contemporary three-dimensional material. Groupings of animated forms with rich surface contrasts are foremost in her work.
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