Category - Instillation

Bra Bra Bra — The visual art of Andrea Dankova

My body of work consists of surreal and Freudian interpretations of inner life and outward expressions of womanhood. According to Freud, the bra in our dreams signifies support, security, dignity and self-respect. Each photograph depicts different condition and emotional state inherent to femaleness –  from facing down gender stereotypes...

Remote Memories: a canvas of video and sound

Remote Memories is a large panoramic canvas of video and sound hosting a series of 11 vibration speakers through which a soundtrack by Belgian composer Before Tigers is broadcasted. Adapted from the installation format Remote Memories and the Six Cycles Orchestra is a live performance making use of the same device, augmented with 6...

The Installation You Cant Un-See by PAZ

My name is PAZ and I am a painter sculptor and visual artists in Los Angeles. I would like to introduce you to my new art installation: “The Installation You Cant Un-See”  it is a huge sculpture, light and music experience. The biggest figurative sculpture in it is 14 ft tall and is currently displayed at the Hive Gallery in...

The Invisible Light Garden, by Mosster Studio

As part of ArtPlay’s New Idea Lab program, Mosster Studio was commissioned to propose a project allowing the studio to experiment and create new work that involved art, technology and children. Mosster, decided to create an immersive experience about the sense of “connectedness” that resulted in an Interactive Art Installation titled...

Capturing space with Lisa Kellner

In my work, I am trying to capture the intangible, lyrical quality of space. I am interested in how space is inhabited and what occurs when place is infused by history and memory. My work combines random patterns found in nature with the human inclination for order and symmetry. By merging these disparate components, my challenge is to distill...

Osteotopia: an instillation piece by Irene Pouliassi

My artwork demonstrates the omnipresent lingering of the existential idea that sets the human existence as a vessel one incidentally fell upon, and thus has no conscious awareness of his ballpoint-sized place in the timetable of infinity. ~Irene PouliassiOsteotopia was created as a visual mean to express the decomposition of human forms, flesh and...

Swirling cut paper installations by Mia Pearlman

“The process is very free-form and intuitive” says Mia Pearlman about how she creates her giant hanging paper installations for various galleries around the world. Pearlman starts off each piece by drawing large shapes in ink on paper. Then she cuts out the spaces in between the ink, allowing each prior cut to determine her next move so that...

Intersections by Anila Quayyum Agha

Inspired by the patterns and images she saw in Islamic temples, Pakistani-American artist Anila Quayyum Agha created a new shadow sculpture titled Intersections on display at Rice Gallery. A 6.5′ square wood cube is illuminated from the inside with a light bulb. And the shadow created by the inner light casts a dazzling shadow across the gallery...