Tom Hughes is an arts management professional with over a decade of experience assisting creative individuals and arts organizations.
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Luca Damasco makes things that help people make things. His work focuses on the development of accessible creative tools for artist, students, and educators. Luca has worked for Riot Games as a Technical Artist, contributed to The Processing Foundation’s Python mode project, and co-created WickEditor.com. Luca has a Masters degree in Human-Computer Interaction from Carnegie… Read more »
Heidi Wiren Bartlett is an interdisciplinary performance artist from the Great Plains. Her work is concerned with the portrayal, oppression and subversive existence of women in America today. As a white woman raised by a lesbian in Nebraska, she feels obligated to confront racial and misogynistic injustice and her escape from it, into the prairie…. Read more »
Dan Sakamoto is a trans-disciplinary artist and creative technologist based in Pittsburgh. He specializes in misusing mediation technologies, with the aim of reflecting and responding to the damage inflicted through inhumanely implemented mediated realities. Preferring to work in collective environments, he serves as media theorist, designer, or engineer in a variety of contexts. Previously, this… Read more »
Alisha B. Wormsley is an interdisciplinary artist and cultural producer. Her work is about collective memory and the synchronicity of time, specifically through the stories of women of color. Wormsley’s work has been honored and supported with a number of awards and grants to support programs: afronaut(a) film and performance series, Homewood Artist Residency (recently received the mayor’s… Read more »
Steve Gurysh is an artist based in Pittsburgh. He is a current fellow at the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry and is the co-founder and director of The Drift, a platform for artistic production and research that explores bodies of water as a context, site, and material. Gurysh received his MFA from Carnegie Mellon University… Read more »
Celeste Neuhaus is an interdisciplinary Artist, Educator, Ecofeminist, and Critical Mystic. Her assemblages, performances, sculptures, and videos synthesize the seemingly disparate underlying forces at play in the ecosystem of the cosmos. Revealing elemental interrelations between between the body, psyche, culture, and planet, her practice is dedicated to recontextualizing an aesthetics of healing.
Paul Mullins repetitively generates drawing and painting that is concerned with class, place, memory and masculinity. His more recent works, derived from consideration of our changing (or unchanging) social positions, have been made through the hand drawing of a single magazine fragment at a time. From 2001-2016, he was full-time faculty at San Francisco State… Read more »
John Peña is a multidisciplinary artist who makes art as a way of exploring the natural world and his daily interactions. A few of John’s projects include: racing with clouds, making a drawing about his life every day for the last nine years, and creating life-sized plaster word balloons that are precariously balance on two-by-fours…. Read more »
Danny Ferrell was born in Flint, Michigan, and spent his formative years in rural Pennsylvania. Deeply conservative, most placed religion above all other virtues, and anyone deviating from religious law was treated as a herald of immorality. Ferrell’s love for other men violated the cultural norms, forcing him to conceal his identity from those in… Read more »