Nicoletta Simone: capstone
The artist's statement: As an Italian-American who grew up in Italy and is now living in the United States, my work deals with the challenge of balancing between cultures. Of feeling unrecognized but also having to prove culture. In my work I am attempting to address this push and pull. The way immigration increases bonds in a community by redefining traditions and values while at the same time doing the opposite. I am also curious about the role of technology in globalization. I address these issues through process-based work like layered projected drawings of synchronized swimmers in the ...
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