2020 Workspace Resident Spandita Malik Awarded Feminist Incubator Residency Project For Empty Space is excited to announce our 2020 Feminists in Residence (FIR) Jillian M Rock, Mimi Bai, Sarah K. Khan, Spandita Malik, and Priscilla Dobler Dzul. From September to January, the selected artists will develop work at Project for Empty Space that speaks to the […]
Joiri Minaya & Tommy Kha Awarded Jerome Foundation Fellowships The Jerome Foundation is pleased to announce the 2021 grant recipients in the second round of the Jerome Hill Artist Fellowships program. 60 Fellowships are being awarded (10 each in the disciplines of dance, film/new media, literature, music, theater/performance/spoken word, and visual arts) to early-career artists […]
Gagosian Names a New Director and Curator Antwaun Sargent, a critic and author, plans to work with artists who are thinking about contemporary issues around identity, desire and representation. Gagosian, the global gallery known for ambitious exhibitions, has added a 32-year-old director and curator, Antwaun Sargent, whose first show will examine what he calls “notions […]
March 24 – April 28, 2021
Aperture and Baxter St at the Camera Club of New York have joined forces, with the generous support of 7|G Foundation, to launch the inaugural Next Step Award and announce photographer Zora J Murff as its winner. As a recipient of the award, Murff will receive a $10,000 artist’s grant, the publication of a photobook […]
Baxter St Coffee Talks are intimate, limited capacity events that begin at our Project Space on 128 Baxter St. Attendees receive discounts on coffee, pastries, and tea from our partner, Baxter St Cafe. Exhibiting artists will discuss their show and take questions over a cup of coffee. Upcoming Coffee Talks Betsy Kenyon, Grey Matter: Postponed […]
Open Call Unfortunately due to COVID-19, our open call for curators has been temporarily placed on hold. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Emerging independent curators are invited to submit exhibition proposals on a rolling basis. Please note that there is an artist fee available for both curators […]
Current Workspace Residents
Through the use of video, photography, archives, archeology, and text, I analyze the instability of meaning, the construction of visual narratives as locations of self formation as well as the implications of such narratives into perceptions of identity.
I’m absorbed by the powerful stories of women, portrayed through artistic collaboration, that subverts the idea of the artist as the main producer by sharing control over the photographic representation within our own creative entities.
I use photography, photographic collage and installation to create works that explore the themes of cultural and queer identity, memory, and displacement and their direct relationship to the Latinx narrative in America.
I explore the complex relationships between archive, historical memory and black recollection, through a queer lens.