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What An Artist Does

  • April 20, 2017
What An Artist Does

(Image: recombinant sculpture; resequenced paintings; palimpsest series, and brand new series contact for details)   (See here for many  Projects) Every so often someone asks me "What do you do everyday?". I'm surprised at people's surprise at how much there is to do as an artist -- I suppose the romantic idea of just making stuff whenever 'inspired' is a myth that still persists. So I decided to document my daily art tasks. Below are just a couple weeks out of the last month or so.  I've left out all domestic and/or 'real life' stuff. I was going to excise some of the more...

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Snow Collage

  • January 13, 2017
Snow Collage

Snow collage, ash as medium, 40' x 20'. Existed for only a day. (But editioned prints of the work are available; contact info@nu4ya.com for details.)        

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Shift / Drift series

  • May 10, 2016
Shift / Drift series

VARIOUS SERIES: SHIFT/DRIFT | ORIGAMI'D  PALIMPSEST | RECOMBINANT | RAPT | NON-SERIES | LINEAR SERIES | WORKS ON PAPER | PHOTOS THE SHIFT/DRIFT SERIES Large works on canvas (See smaller works on paper HERE), glitched en plein air (in various weather conditions -20 to +30º). This series explores ideas related to analogue & digital crossovers; genetics (a 'resequencing' of parts); and music production techniques (sampling, timestretching, looping, glitching.) See the Statement for more.

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Collectors, Instagram, Casual, Instant

  • March 29, 2016
Collectors, Instagram, Casual, Instant

Here's a grid grab from Instagram of some works at collectors' (Italy, Canada, a yacht); a couple shots of a public installation; some studio  context shots and naturesque photos. I use IG for quicker, more casual shots of work, gifs, videos of work, shots of ideas, inspriations, along with some photography. (Never selfies, tho.) Follow me here on Instagram: @___k___i___a___ See artworks by K.I.A. as installed at various collector's at THIS POST

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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). Projects HERE.   Developing HERE.   Blog HERE     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...

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