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rafa esparza On His Collaborative Art
Installation view Installation view, rafa esparza, Made in LA: a, the, though, only (2016), Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (photo by Brian Forrest)
When asking the artist rafa esparza about what he is working on, his answer almost always involves friends, family, and fellow artists. That’s because esparza sees the job of the artist as inherently collaborative.
Artist Phillip Birch shares Ghosts and Flowers: a lush third-person exploration game that addresses isolation, disability, and the conflicting desire to be near people while simultaneously pushing them away. Ghosts and Flowers is the latest issue of Sequencing, Fulcrum Arts’s online transmedia publication.
Ceci n'est pas une pomme — but it is apple scented. Introduce a little surrealism to your shelves with this René Magritte action figure! He comes with a bowler hat, his signature pipe, and a foot-shoe inspired by “The Red Model.”