Widowsweave is an awareness raising series of performances highlighting the conditions of Iraqi Widows who often struggle to acquire even basic necessities such as clean water or adequate shelter. Through artistic durational activities the artist and public participants mark 3,000,000 lines representing the number of Iraqi widows from 30 years of war, tyranny and sanctions.
Kevin Valentine will have three new pieces in the Faculty Show at North Central College, Naperville. The reception is April 8th, from 6-8
Tuesday, February 2, 2010
Election Day - Holocaust
Our voting place was moved recently to the Temple nearby, and as I was leaving the voting for the Primary, I saw this impressive, haunting artist's book by Ruth Weiner. It is made of porcelain, documenting the names of some families lost in the holocaust.
ConsciousV aka Kevin Valentine is an interdisciplinary artist focusing primarily on issues of social justice and global awareness. I work in paint, print, digital and time-based media to create installations, performance and video.