Suzy Kopf is a Baltimore-based artist, writer, and educator. She graduated from The New School University with a BFA in Fine Arts from Parsons and a BA in Art History from Eugene Lang College. She completed her MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art in July of 2016. She is the recipient of several residency fellowships and research grants. She is the co-founder, creative director, and acting curator of the Gowanus Swim Society, a Brooklyn, NY-based art collective. You can email her with distribution requests, ideas for collaborative partnerships, event sponsorships, and opportunities to work with us at email@example.com.
Stories by Suzy Kopf
Painter Monica Ikegwu’s goal is to take “ordinary people and make them [into] art in the ordinary clothes that they're wearing. [The subjects themselves are] nothing special, but then it becomes art.”
The artist talks about the impact climate change has had during her lifetime, what it was like to be one of the few mothers at MICA in the 1980s, and her beliefs about an artist’s role in educating the public.
Brown’s installation and photography work, which asks her audience “to confront race and identity in modern terms,” challenges some viewers to recognize microaggressions they may not have previously considered.