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Maia Cruz Palileo
Brooklyn, NY
Neighborhood: Sunset Park



ARTIST STATEMENT: As a first generation Filipino-American, I am interested in how outward appearances such as house d├ęcor, cars, bric a brac, and brand name ownership can represent assimilation into American culture while Filipino cultural signifiers such as language, food, and moral values remain unseen. Based on remembered experiences and photographs from the 1970s and 80s, my sculptures, drawings, animations, and installations focus on family life and domestic settings through the lens of memory and loss. Central to my work are ideas of recollection, familiarity, and yearning to belong.
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  • Saddle Brook, Summer '86
    2011
    Yarn, burlap, wood, plaster, acrylic, concrete, clay, terrycloth, television   Dimensions Variable (overall approx 10 x 7')

  • Still from Wolf Road (detail of Saddle Brook, Summer, '86)
    2011
    stop motion animation

  • Still from Wolf Road (detail of Saddle Brook, Summer, '86)
    2011
    stop motion animation

  • From the Cemetery to the Mall
    2010
    Ink on paper, wood, concrete, spray paint, cotton, watercolor   Dimensions Variable

  • From the Cemetery to the Mall
    2010
    Ink on paper, wood, concrete, spray paint, cotton, watercolor   Dimensions Variable

  • From the Cemetery to the Mall, (Shrimp Chips)
    2010
    Concrete, wood, spray paint   12 x 8 x 6"

  • From the Cemetery to the Mall, Detail
    2010
    Ink on paper, wood, cotton, watercolor   Dimensions Variable

  • From the Cemetery to the Mall, Detail
    2010
    Ink on paper, wood, concrete, spray paint   Dimensions Variable

  • Storm in Toledo, 1976
    2009
    Gouache, watercolor, ink, carbon transfer on paper   42 1/2 x 60"

  • Cariillon Woods (Our House)
    2009
    Gouache, watercolor, ink, acrylic, carbon transfer on paper   22 1/2 x 30"

  • Uncles in Toledo
    2009
    Gouache, watercolor, ink, acrylic, carbon transfer on paper   22 1/2 x 30"

  • Helen & Maggie at the Picnic Parking Lot
    2009
    Gouache, watercolor, ink, acrylic, carbon transfer on paper   42 1/2 x 42 1/2"

  • Family Portrait III, Fort Wayne, IN, 1982
    2008
    Plaster, beeswax, paper, wire, acrylic   210 x 72 x 60"

  • Family Portrait III, Fort Wayne, IN, 1982
    2008
    Plaster, beeswax, paper, wire, acrylic   210 x 72 x 60"

  • Lola in the Living Room II
    2007
    Acrylic and oil pastel on paper   42 1/2 x 42 1/2"

  • View From the Family Room
    2007
    Acrylic and oil on paper   42 1/2 x 50"

  • Uncles in Montana
    2007
    Acrylic and oil pastel on paper   60 x 84"

  • Lola's House Installation, detail
    2006-07
    Mixed media   room size 14 x 16'
    This installation was a re-creation of Christmas 1985 in my grandparents’ living room in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Using photographs and videos as reference, I converted my studio into a replication

  • Lola's House Installation, detail
    2006-07
    Mixed media   room size 14 x 16'
    This installation was a re-creation of Christmas 1985 in my grandparents’ living room in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Using photographs and videos as reference, I converted my studio into a replication

  • Lola's House Installation, detail
    2006-07
    Mixed media   room size 14 x 16'
    This installation was a re-creation of Christmas 1985 in my grandparents’ living room in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Using photographs and videos as reference, I converted my studio into a replication
 








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