excerpts from my ribs (the end is sweet)
Created & Directed by stefa marin alarcon
Performed by STEFA*
Dramaturgy Support & Performance by ITA SEGEV
Director of Photography CRISTOBAL GUERRA
Editing by MONIQUE MUSE DODD
Co-Creative Produced by LILLETH GLIMCHER
Curated by Vision Resident David Mendizábal
Originally scheduled to premiere February 5, 2021
Estimated Run Time: 40 minutes
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
stefa marin alarcon is a vocalist, composer and multi-media performance artist born and raised in Queens, NY. Using an amalgamation of punk, experimental pop and classical minimalism with queer ethereal aesthetix and video collages, stefa builds worlds that offer a somatic decolonial respite for the misfits & displaced who are yearning for a sense of home. stefa has shared their work/spirit/song with Queens Museum, Brooklyn Museum, Museo Del Barrio, National Sawdust, Rough Trade, Elsewhere, Nublu, BAAD!, The Sultan Room, NUEVOFest, Abrons Arts Center, Dixon Place, Tulsa Artist Residency, Cine Las Americas, The Vienna Festival, Power of the People Combined, Body Hack, Fierce Futures and more. They studied euro-centric classical music for 20 years (Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts ‘07, Central School of Speech and Drama ‘10), were an Artist-in-Residence at TrueQué Residencia Artística, Slippage Residency at Duke University, a Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics EmergeNYC Fellow (2019) and are currently a Leslie Lohman Museum of Art Artist Fellow (2019-2020).
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ABOUT THE VISION RESIDENCY
Designed to create more equitable and power-sharing curatorial practices, Ars Nova’s new Vision Residency invites seven artist-curators to create, develop and present their own work and work by artists they are inspired by or wish to amplify. excerpts from my ribs (the end is sweet) is curated David Mendizábal. Learn more about David and his vision HERE.