Artist Bios

Danae Stratou

Installation artist, born in Athens, Greece. Currently lives and works in Austin, Texas, USA. In 2010 Danae Stratou initiated and co-founded the non-profit organization Vital Space. A global, interdisciplinary, cross-media art platform addressing the pressing issues of our time.

Javier Téllez

Javier Téllez was born in Valencia (Venezuela) in 1969. He lives and works in New York and Berlin. For almost two decades mental illness has been one of the main subjects of Téllez’ practice as an artist. Working often in collaboration with psychiatric patients, it is the aim of Téllez to produce films and videos

Mary Temple

Primarily known for her trompe l’oeil installations, Mary Temple‘s cross-discipline conceptual artworks blur boundaries between painting, sculpture and drawing. Informational spin, false documents, and verisimilitude all play important roles in Temple’s practice.

Lan Tuazon

Lives and works in Chicago.