Caroline Doherty

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Project

As above, so below

Date(s)

Sep 15 - 25

Type

Art

Artist Details

Sponsors

Project Description:
26 white satin flags: for futility, for power, for nationhood, for statelessness; for those above and those below, symbols of a symbol, at once a grand political gesture and an ode to the alphabet.

Biography:
Caroline Doherty is an artist based in Buffalo, NY. She employs multiple mediums - including sculpture, performance, video, and public projects - to engage questions of language, communication, violence, and power. She has exhibited and been a resident artist internationally, most recently at SOMA in Mexico City, ArtPark in Lewiston, NY, Tsinghua University in Beijing, the Chongjiang Contemporary Art Museum in Chongqing, and CEPA Gallery in Buffalo. Alongside her art practice, Caroline teaches people of many ages and backgrounds how to make and do new things.