Procedural Experience: An Interview With Aaron Oldenburg

By Noa West, VisArts Summer Intern, 2017 Aaron Oldenburg is a game designer and new media artist. He presented a series of experimental video games in his first solo exhibition at VisArts, Procedural Experience, July 12 – August 27, 2017. The element of interactivity is a unique facet of contemporary art that has been explored in [...]

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VisArts Studio Fellowship: An Interview with Alex Braden

  By Noa West, VisArts Summer Intern, 2017 Late at night, the 2nd floor of VisArts emanates with the reverberations of rotary telephones, televisions, and subwoofers from Alex Braden’s mixed mod studio space. Alex Braden, the current VisArts Studio Fellow, is a sound artist and musician. He received a B.F.A. in Sound Art at George [...]

An Interview with VisArts Bresler Resident Artist Katie Kehoe

By Noa West, VisArts Summer Intern, 2017 Artist Katie Kehoe of Toronto, Canada was selected to be a Fleur and Charles Bresler Resident Artist from May to September, 2017. The four-month Bresler Residency at VisArts focused this year on artists whose primary creative practice reflects vital interest or research in the areas of social [...]

Lewis Colburn: two hundred and forty-two years

By Noa West, June 21, 2017 VisArts had the pleasure of presenting sculptor and multimedia artist Lewis Colburn’s solo exhibition, two hundred and forty-two years, in the Kaplan Gallery, June 16 – July 16, 2017. Using 20th and 21st century processes such as digital fabrication, 3D scanning, welding, woodwork and mold making to create historically-based objects, Colburn [...]