Jun 21, 2023
The Philadelphia Inquirer: An artist forces us to imagine a world without images
An artist forces us to imagine a world without images By Meredith Sellers for The Philadelphia Inquirer June 14, 2023 When one enters Carolyn Lazard’s show, “Long Take” at ICA Philadelphia, they stand in a dark, mostly empty room. Sounds of scuffling, shifting, and breathing come from speakers hung on all sides; voices directing and…
Jun 7, 2023
Stuart Weitzman School of Design: Carolyn Lazard and Ken Lum in Conversation
Carolyn Lazard and Ken Lum in Conversation June 2, 2023 On the occasion of Long Take, the artist’s acclaimed solo exhibition on view at the ICA through July 9, Weitzman alum Carolyn Lazard (MFA’11) spoke to Ken Lum, Marilyn Jordan Taylor Presidential Professor and chair of fine arts, about their work. Their virtual conversation, which…
May 12, 2023
Artblog: SWARM, the kaleidoscopic visions of artist and filmmaker Terrence Nance at the Institute for Contemporary Art
SWARM, the kaleidoscopic visions of artist and filmmaker Terrence Nance at the Institute for Contemporary Art By Alex Smith for theartblog May 12, 2023 That SWARM lands comfortably in the heart of Philadelphia–an incubator for Black futurism and Afro-didactic, exploratory Black artists, is no miracle, but instead an expected drop-in, a city welcoming a kindred spirit. With SWARM though,…
Apr 17, 2023
W: Terence Nance’s Comfort Film is Purple Rain
Terence Nance’s Comfort Film is Purple Rain By Mikelle Street for W March 17, 2023 Terence Nance’s practice is rooted in ritual. His identity is in fact. The multi-disciplinary artist starts and ends his day with prayer and sees his work as a channel for the people and culture around him. Many know him for Random…
Apr 17, 2023
Metro Philadelphia: Terence Nance brings immersive art to Swarm exhibition
Terence Nance brings immersive art to Swarm exhibition By A.D. Amorosi for Metro Philadelphia March 9, 2023 Multi-disciplinary artist Terrence Nance is legendary for his inventively genre-jumbling experiments in video, film, television, sound, music and performance art. The immersive, innovative, interdisciplinary artist touches on the inspiration of his environments, heritage and ancestry in his colorful…
Apr 17, 2023
Interview: Terence Nance Introduces Solange to His Imaginary Friend
Terence Nance Introduces Solange to His Imaginary Friend By Solange Knowles for Interview March 9, 2023 Years ago, Terence Nance and Solange Knowles were slated to star in an Afrofuturist film by Barry Jenkins called Wonderland, where they’d play a married couple shot back into the past by a time-travel machine powered exclusively by Stevie…