My sculptural installations are architecturally as well as personally informed. Employing a
vocabulary shaped by minimalism and conceptual art, and using simple geometric forms and
Awareness of the vibrational nature of the universe informs every aspect of my work: gilded paintings with metal leaf, pigments, crystals and mother-of-pearl or digital prints of painted gouache mandalas.
In the simplest terms, I am a mark-maker. This making of marks, lines, scratches, letters and strokes is central to my work and leads, only incidentally, to an area that is about light, tone and texture.
As a photo based installation artist, I combine photographs with the alteration of spaces, performances, videos, sounds, and interactive elementsâ€”doing whatever it takes to get to what I'm afterâ€”something unpredictable and genuine.
Run a non-profit that funds grassroots organizations that use Art Therapy programs for some of the most disadvantaged youth in the tri-state area.
Photography has been part of my being since that first moment I picked up my Pentax at 13
Victoria Manganiello creates paintings and installations by spinning, dying and weaving her own
canvases to explore the curious intersections between synthetic and natural processes as well as
history, technology, and identity.
My work is an investigation of the codes and constructs of place, transit, and home. I engage with
found sources, and the elements of language, meaning, and context to reinterpret the pre-existing
notions of dwelling