Polak makes site and community responsive art that reframes immigrant-citizen relations, amplifying efforts to end immigrant detention and racial profiling, and creating strategies for resisting hostile authorities.
Adrian Roman is a mixed media artist focusing primarily on installations, sculpture and drawing, was
born in New York City of Puerto Rican decent. At the age of 12 he received specialized lessons at
Pratt Institute in New York and attended
Sara's multidisciplinary work includes video with sound, installation, digital image and drawing.
Her work has been included in numerous shows and screenings nationally and internationally since
the late 80's.
I cultivate work from a spiritual realm, employing physical materials...fragile materials, attaching my
inhibitions, contradictions and conflicts to each medium. Every medium chosen, helps the task of
telling my anecdote of "survival".
My work begins with the awareness that concepts can only be understood if enacted in real time,
with direct body involvement, and through the consensus of shared experience. Bringing everyday
invisible to visible experiences.