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War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page 9/11 My House – 2005 digital print Self-portrait as Army Man – 2005 photo – 120 cm x 35 cm army men – 2005 photo document of installation outside of the Tate, London – 175cm height Mario Chejab Annoyed with the violence that hits every day […]

War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page Lee Campbell Illness and disease are common battles that many people are facing-whether HIV, AIDS or Cancer—and the cures that have been thought of as bad as the disease itself (AZT/Chemotherapy) are finally giving way to the new designer cocktails and better medicines.  But the economics […]

War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page OLDC Marches – 2002 22″ x 26″ – Hand colored black and white photos

War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page 9 – 11, 2003 62″ x 78″ – fabric 9 – 11 (detail), 2003 62″ x 78″ – fabric 9 – 11 (detail), 2003 62″ x 78″ – fabric Bill Bowers After visiting the 9-11 Memorial Wall surrounding St. Paul’s Chapel of Trinity Church across the […]

War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page Veruska Bellestri Veruska Bellestri Veruska Bellestri Veruska Bellestri Veruska Bellestri Coal addresses my identity as a biracial queer feminist.  Caught in the crossfire of two different cultures.  My images of black women resist invisibility, exoticism, sexism and racism.  I push my images to the viewers’ face […]

War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page Martin Allman The interaction is simple, pick up the book, open it and read.  This web based work attempts to capture that simplicity and directness.  This work is titled “conflict.”  The viewer is presented with a blank window and instruction that reads “click any where”. In […]

War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page Martin Allman United Kingdom Veruska Bellestri Italy Bill Bowers United States Cathy Cade United States          Lee Campbell United Kingdom  Mario Chejab Columbia  Tyler Cohen United States Eliot K. Daughtry United States         Michael Derry United States  Jenn DeWald United […]

War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page WAR – SOMarts Gallery, San Francisco National Queer Arts Festival – 2005 WAR SoMarts Gallery, San Francisco National Queer Arts Festival – 2005

War Introduction | SOMArts Gallery View | Thumbnail/Index Page WAR National Queer Arts Festival 2005 Visual Arts Exhibition SomArts Gallery, San Francisco What does it mean to be at War? To be at war with another / or with oneself. Racial / Gender / Cultural / Environmental War. War of Values / of Words. War against […]

HOPE AND HEALING IN TIMES OF WAR SomArts Gallery June 2006 “I have learned two lessons in my life: first, there are no sufficient literary, psychological, or historical answers to human tragedy, only moral ones. Second, just as despair can come to one only from other human beings, hope, too, can be given to one.” […]