Liene Bosquê: Visiting Artist Talk
Ages: 21 - No Limit
ASLD is pleased to welcome artist Liene Bosquê this summer for our Visiting Artist Series. Born in São Paulo, Brazil, Liene is a visual artist based in New York City. She will talk about her multidisciplinary practice including installation, performances, and site-specific work, as well as her upcoming tile mural project in the Westwood neighborhood, in partnership with D3arts/BuCuWest Creative District in Denver.
In 2013 she was a resident artist at Workspace Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), having received the Manhattan Community Arts Fund. Bosquê attended the New York Foundation for the Arts Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists, in addition to participating in the 2012 Lower East Side Studio Program and being granted a place at the 2011 New York Art Residency and Studios (NARS) Foundation.
Her installations, sculptures, performances, and site-specific works have been exhibited at MoMA PS1 (2016), William Holman Gallery in New York (2015); the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago (2013); Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Arts Center in Governors Island, New York (2013); Carpe Diem in Lisbon, Portugual (2010); Museu de Arte de Ribeirão Preto in Ribeirão Preto, Brazil (2007); among others.
"I am interested in the relationship between place and people. My work deals with the exploration of sensorial experience within architectural, urban and personal spaces. By the process of creating traces, shadows, impressions, imprints, and reflections, I emphasize context, memory, and history."