Preserving the Past: An Interview with Umida Akhmedova
On cultural memory and fading traditions
Exploring landscape painting through gesture and color.
Learning to paint what cannot be seen.
A painter describes the many chromatic and cultural spaces inhabited by the figures in his canvases.
How can we remember actively to ensure that we won’t forget?
An imaginary “colorful brainwashing campaign.”
“My cowboy boots might be the closest thing that embodies a sense of home.”
Explorer of virtual worlds.
The doyenne of dots, the maven of mirrors, the matriarch of pop art.