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Member Spotlight: Allana Clarke

Allana Clarke’s work speaks to discomfort. “I, a first generation Trinidadian immigrant, perceived as African American, did not understand the nuances of racial politics in American culture. I wasn’t raised by the burdens or concept of blackness. But the burden was placed on my public self. This friction made me aware of the daily performances of our categorical existences, and the cultural signifiers we activate through our bodies and align ourselves with. It binds us. Is it possible to un-align signs from their signifiers? and embrace the disorientation caused by such an action? This ideological thread is the basis for my…

Academic Position

Assistant Professor in Fine Arts & New Media, Indiana University Kokomo

The Department of New Media, Art, & Technology (NMAT) invites applications for a full time, tenure-track, 10-month, Assistant Professor of Fine Art and New Media position beginning August 1, 2019. The NMAT program was built for those who choose not to work within the constraints of a silo but prefer to work and teach across multiple art forms, meshing different techniques and skillsets in their practice and in the classroom. From the unique NMAT core foundations modules through the senior thesis capstone experience, resident faculty work closely with every student, applying their unique creative approach and pedagogy. Information about the…