By David Rhodes
APRIL 2020 | ArtSeen
With an intense emphasis on color, the multi-tiered, often column-like structures achieve a fresh synthesis of painting and sculpture. This is more than it may at first seem: Shechet has long been interested in ideas from the West and the Eastboth Freudian psychoanalysis and Buddhist teachinga practice that allows for the invention she excels at to encompass non-formal factors, or rather to integrate idea, desire, and process.
By Matthew Paul Olmos
MAR 2020 | Theater
The term living your best life is an identity concept which seems rampant on social mediathis idea that whatever we might be doing with ourselves, living ones best life is completely in our own hands; it is a readily available utopia should we choose to live it. For Tien, this play came from the process of seeing this concept of a best life against the backdrop of the real racial and economic divides which were being heavily reported in the media while she was writing.