Janelle Iglesias is an assistant professor of Studio in the Department of Visual Arts at the University of California San Diego and works on site-responsive projects in a variety of contexts. Her work is invested in the metaphors, history, and agency of objects/materials. An alumna of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, her work has been supported by the Joan Mitchell Foundation, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, and the Jerome Foundation, through which Janelle conducted research on bowerbirds in the rainforests of West Papua.
INTRODUCTION The following portfolio spotlights a current exhibition featuring Las Hermanas Iglesias at the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin, Texas (17 December 2022–9 July 2023). The conjoined pieces plumb […]