Lisa Qualls and the Impact of Place

By Céleste Wackenhut

Qualls has dedicated her entire artistic practice to the subject of cultural identity, consistently studying the environment, objects, and traditions that make up various communities. The Louisiana Portrait Project continues to embody this matter exhibited in Qualls’ previous work, in this instance bringing her personal association with her home state to light...

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Beyond the Pale: Contextualizing Supply and Demand [Excerpt]

Sarah Sudhoff seems to exchange looks with the frozen blocks of breast milk, cuddling the pieces like a child. She moves her arms slightly allowing the pooling liquid to run down her body. She shifts her gaze to the distance, reflecting, meditating. As the milk drops onto the ground, a puddle takes shape, sometimes standing still, sometimes moving forward, sometimes swirling back on itself...

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