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BOLT Residency 2011-2012

Amber Hawk Swanson
Amber Hawk Swanson

Amber Hawk Swanson's work blurs the lines between victim and victimizer, care and punishment, self-love and self-objectification to examine the continually unresolved questions of contemporary feminism.

Eric Wall
Eric Wall

Eric Wall's work encompasses a wide variety of subject matters including empty interiors, landscapes, architecture, as well as formal issues like space, pattern, and perspective.

Gwynne Johnson
Gwynne Johnson

Gwynne Johnson's work extends the uncertainties and unresolvable tensions inherent in our relationships with people, places, and the past.

Homa Shojaie
Homa Shojaie

Homa Shojaie makes whatever is her “persisting question” at a given moment. This can be the color of a particular feeling, the exploration of her fears, trees in rain, or letting go.

Jenny Kendler
Jenny Kendler

Jenny Kendler's practice seeks to complicate the space between nature and culture in order to re-enchant human beings' relationship with the natural world.

Marty J. Burns
Marty J. Burns

Marty Burns has been a teaching artist at the Hyde Park Art Center and Marwen, and is currently teaching for the Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago.

Melika Bass. Photo: Ray Pride
Melika Bass

Melika Bass’s films and immersive installations weave atmospheric, abstracted narratives that slip between hyper-reality and historical fantasy.

Stacia Yeapanis
Stacia Yeapanis

Stacia Yeapanis explores desire and impermanence through the portal of repetition in her cross-stitch embroideries, remix videos and temporary, collage installations.