Vanessa Vaughn

Biography

Vanessa Vaughan is a multi-disciplinary artist who utilizes drawing, sculpture, performance and video/animation through large-scale installations. Her artwork examines personal and collective mythologies, transformation and the awkward/imperfect nature of reality. Vaughan’s collective Lumi Crew recently exhibited at the prestigious, Galerie Gabriel Rolt in Amsterdam, NL in July 2016. Her latest stop motion animation was screened at SFAC Galleries in SanFrancisco throughout the summer of 2016. Vanessa also has an upcoming solo show at Third Space in Saint John, NB in November 2016. Vaughan was selected as an artist-in-residence at Arteles Creative Center in Finland in 2013 and won a fellowship at the Scottish Sculpture Workshop in 2014. Her work has been exhibited at LA’s Flagstop Art Fair and in New York at The Big Screen Plaza in Chelsea. Vanessa’s work has been reviewed in L.A. Weekly, The Huffington Post, CBC News, Maisonneuve, The Charlatan, Carousel, The Mirror and Fader Magazines. She completed her MFA at the San Francisco Art Institutein 2012.

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Vanessa Vaughn work