Artist Bios

Gina Adams

Gina Adam’s cross-media studio work includes the reuse of antique quilts and broken treaties between the United States and Native American tribes, sculpture, ceramics, painting, printmaking and drawing. She is a descendant of both Indigenous (Ojibwe) and colonial Americans. In 2015 the noted international art critic Lucy Lippard wrote the introduction to her solo exhibition Read More »

Karen Finley

Born in Chicago, Karen Finley received her MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute. Working in a variety of mediums such as installation, video, performance, public art, visual art, entertainment, television and film, memorials, music, and literature, she has presented her work worldwide in various venues such asThe Bobino in Paris, The ICA in London Read More »

Vanessa German 

Vanessa German is a visual and performance artist based in the Pittsburgh neighborhood of Homewood. Homewood is the community that is the driving force behind German’s powerful performance work, and whose cast-off relics form the language of her copiously embellished sculptures. As a citizen artist, German explores the power of art and love as a transformative force in the dynamic Read More »

Stephanie Hightower

Originally from Oklahoma, Stephanie Hightower lives and works in New York’s lower east side and Berlin.She received a BFA from the University of Dallas and an MFAf rom Pratt Institute.Currently she is Associate Professor for painting and drawing at John Jay College, and has been recognized by numerous research/studio residencies and grants by the City Read More »