Leo Castaneda- Items in Varied Renders at IRL Miami

Leo Castaneda’s solo exhibition “Items in Varied Renders” at IRL Miami features paintings, drawings, video, interactive sculpture and virtual reality. Playing with ideas of mixed reality, Castaneda merges real and virtual worlds that inform each other across various media via conceptual explorations, imagery, and textures. The exhibition’s title borrows from the vocabulary of video games, […]

An Interview with Clara Varas

Your art blurs the lines between painting, sculpture and installation. What is the starting point for your works? I think for me, there is no particular reason to choose either painting or sculpture. I think for me, one dictates the other. It usually has to do with whatever material I find or sometimes the work […]

An Interview with Joana Fischer

Joana Fischer’s paintings evoke curiosity and invite to explore life and roam freely beyond the canvas. As the viewer experiences dream-like landscapes unfolding on layered Mylar, with partially hidden details peeking out from behind, Fischer creates not just visually complex and beautiful artworks, but also creates engaging narratives that inspire to think, dream, discover, and […]

An Interview with Artist Firelei Báez

Text by Heike Dempster Where are you from and where are you based? I was born in the Dominican Republic and raised right on the border between the Dominican Republic and Haiti. I went to school in Miami and then moved to New York for College and stayed there. I feel like I am in […]