Posts Tagged ‘Beatriz da Costa’

Staggering Works: Beatriz da Costa at Laguna Art Museum

Beatriz da Costa. Dying for the Other, 2011-2012; three-channel video installation, 12 minutes; presentation at Eyebeam, Art and Technology Center, New York, NY, 2011

As part of our ongoing partnership with Artillery, today we bring you author Seth Hawkins‘s report on the Laguna Art Museum’s exhibition ex·pose: Beatriz da Costa, a posthumous retrospective of the artist’s work. Only thirty-eight years old at the time of her death last year, da Costa was an artist who, in Hawkins’s words, was “brave enough, strong enough and inspired enough to allow us[…..]