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Curator

  • June 24, 2016
Curator

Just had a two hour studio visit with a curator from the AGO,  linking the work from the early linear A/B/A/B/ collages done in Tokyo through the remxible installations and sculpture work to the digital ice graffiti, laser palimpsest and outdoor ephemeral art, to the latest genetically modified object explorations...  

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Argent Silk Armor…

  • December 6, 2011
Argent Silk Armor…

"Ardent Silver Armor" by K.I.A., 2011, 84” x 60 x 5”, oilstick on faceted aluminum. Sometimes mentioning the background ideas open up an artwork (reading the T.S. Eliot footnotes help), sometimes it shuts it down (knowing who Damien Hirst cribbed from.) All of my work deals with the idea of multiplicity of meanings... many of which I’m consciously working on, but also a lot that get revealed later... so I’m always hesitant to explain how the rabbit was pulled out of the hat. I’d rather learn the viewer’s ideas and feelings relating to the piece... but, in-person at least,...

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K.I.A., KIA, Kirby Ian Andersen, Kirby Anderson, Kerby Anderson, Curby Andersson

  • August 8, 1888

K.I.A art site: www.nu4ya.com Painting, sculpture and installation by K.I.A. (Kirby Ian Andersen) Shinjuku Zulu, K.I.A music : http://nu4ya.com/music-html/ (at iTunes: Shinjuku Zulu,  K.I.A. ) Electronic, pop, dance, chillout, world, rap, dub with vocals by blues, jazz, opera, r'n'b, soul, pop singers. (Sometimes all in the same song) Songs by Shinjuku Zulu: Make Me Shake, We Do Supersonic, Slow is the New Fast, Shanghai Masai, Dirty Liar, That Groove, Yedayed, Be My Woman Be My Man, Kiss the Honey Honey, Scarborough Fair (A True Dub), SXYLV, SXYLUV, Broken Songs...

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