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Constellations and Influences

Constellations and Influences: Jasmine Hearn

Collage by Jasmine Hearn.

  Jasmine Hearn writes in response to our prompt, My most significant artistic influence(s) is/are…Because…: those I surround myself with dreams memories illustrations by Diane and Leo Dillan Anything by Octavia Butler all that I have inherited honey water lace vulnerability… Read more

Constellations and Influences: Benjamin Kimitch

Performer Julie McMillan. Photo: Jessy Price

What web of connections do generations of artists trace? Who are their influences? Since 2012 we have explored artistic constellations and lineages by asking each artist to share a significant artistic influence. Benjamin Kimitch responds to our prompt, My most significant… Read more

Constellations and Influences: Vicky Shick

Vicky Shick and Dancers by Anjola Toro.

What web of connections do new generations of artists trace? Who are their influences? Since 2012 we have explored artistic constellations and lineages by asking each artist to share a significant artistic influence.   “I don’t actually think about influences… Read more

Constellations and Influences: Mina Nishimura

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Mina Nishimura offered us a photoset in answer to our prompt, “My most significant artistic influences are…” Nishimura’s Princess Cabbage / Celery of Everything runs this Thursday-Saturday at Danspace Project, drawing on source material including the writings of Butoh originator Tatsumi… Read more