Artist Projects

desert ArtLAB

Emerging Fields, 2016



desert ArtLAB

desert ArtLAB is dedicated to a social art practice, explores connections between ecology, culture and community. Through multimedia performance, visual and social art, desert ArtLAB seeks to inform a discourse regarding desert ecologies, while challenging residents to consider how native ecology can inform identity, progress, and the sustainability of desert cultures and communities. The collaborative’s projects activate public space, promoting ecological restoration, dryland food practice, and a new understanding of living in desert environments.


http://www.desertartlab.com




INDIVIDUAL COLLABORATOR BIOGRAPHIES

April Bojorquez

April Bojorquez works within the intersection of art and anthropology. Influenced by participatory practices and social sculpture, Bojorquez employs diverse strategies to produce immersive and interactive ...
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Matt Garcia

Growing up in the American Southwest, much of Matt Garcia’s work investigates the subjectivity of American truth, ecology and visual culture. As an interdisciplinary artist he is interested in ...
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