Valeska Soares drops a bomb on NYC

Posted on April 18, 2010


Valeska Soares drops a bomb on NYC
For over a decade, Brazilian-born artist Valeska Soares has consistently transformed neutral environments into works of art, but unlike most installation art to date, Valeska’s work focuses on what happens beyond the space and time of the exhibition itself. In a way, her installations work as life-size models, oddly-scaled metaphors for events that could have happened long before the exhibition ever takes place. In Valeska’s installations, the spectator/participant seems to experience a split between real and representational time; you become aware of the immensity of your own daydream….article