Artist Fellows Articles

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“Indispensable” is a series that asks the de Young’s Artists in Residence to...
During her June residency at the de Young, Jane Kim, a visual artist and science illustrator, will create a project that explores the flora and fauna of Golden Gate Park.  As part of our series Indispensible, we...
"Indispensable" is a series that asks the de Young’s Artists in Residence to explain a tool that’s essential to their work.So tell us why you picked a hammer.I use a lot of bucket paint and this hammer is the best thing for...
"Indispensable" is a series that asks the de Young’s Artists in Residence to explain a tool that’s essential to their work.Tell us a little about a little about the tool you chose.This is my sewing machine—I call...
A group photo of Lenora Lee and her many collaborators on the streets of NYC
De Young Artist Fellow Lenora Lee’s talents are unquestionable, but perhaps the key to her success is the incredible community that she’s built around herself. Her upcoming performance includes a long list...
Urbanauts mapping urban exploration
This post was written in collaboration wtih Jasmin Bode.In plain sight or behind closed doors, in basements, or beneath manhole covers, lurk the myriad systems that support city life—drains, running water, sewage...
Lenora Lee by Lei Chen
Lenora Lee is a dancer, a choreographer, and a current de Young Artist Fellow. As the artistic director of Lenora Lee Dance, she has created interdisciplinary performances that integrate dance, martial arts, video projection...
Timeline of Cooperation
In two weeks, Artist Fellows Andy Diaz Hope and Laurel Roth present the culminating exhibition of their yearlong fellowship featuring the display of their monumental tapestry triptych, The Conflicts. This...
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De Young Artist Fellows Andy Diaz Hope and Laurel Roth are preparing for the final installation of their monumental triptych The Conflicts. Get a sneak peek at the culminating exhibition of their fellowship in...
MoniqueBlack1
This week, de Young Artist Fellow Monique Jenkinson debuts Instrument, the culminating performance of her yearlong fellowship. Inspired in part by the special exhibition Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance (on...

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