Even Tomorrow We Will Have Today

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CompanyNancy Farese Projects
ArtistNancy Farese
CreditGramma Richards was Ambitious
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What visual archive will we create from this extraordinary moment in world history? How can art be a reference point to remind us of our higher purpose amidst chaos and ambiguity? This collage project marries photography with the traditional American arts of beading and embroidery, plus the politics and media of the moment, to explore these questions. For centuries “samplers” have been reference points to record fonts and motifs in stitching, before printing was widely available. I have picked up these ideas and applied it to the language and ideas of COVID 2020, merging the political and th