Heavy Metal Audio Guide

Listen to the Heavy Metal—Women to Watch 2018 audio guide.

Listen to several of the artists featured in Heavy Metal—Women to Watch 2018 discuss their inspirations, processes, and use of metal.

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Ginny Treanor

Associate Curator, NMWA

Ginny Treanor introduces the exhibition, shares how the artists were selected, and discusses why it matters to showcase women artists working with metal.


Cheryl Eva Acosta

Greater Kansas City Area Committee

Acosta introduces her work.

 

Acosta discusses three series of works, Birth, Ciclos, and Ericius .

 

Acosta discusses a series called Fossilium (2015). 

 


Carolina Rieckhof Brommer

Peru Committee

Brommer introduces her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 

Brommer discusses her work, Self-portrait 3, 2004.

 

Brommer discusses her work, Self-portrait 4, 2005.

 


Lola Brooks

Georgia State Committee

Brooks discusses her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 


Paula Castillo

New Mexico State Committee

Castillo discusses her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 


Charlotte Charbonnel

Les Amis du NMWA (French Committee)

Carbonnel discusses her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 


Tia Dale

Massachussetts State Committee

Dale discusses her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 


Petronella Eriksson

Sweden Committee

Eriksson discusses her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 


Susie Ganch

Mid-Atlantic Committee

Ganch discusses her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 


Leila Khoury

Ohio State Committee

Khoury discusses her work Palmyra, 2015.

 

Khoury discusses her work Summer House, 2015.

 


Holly Laws

Arkansas State Committee

Laws discusses her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 


Blanca Muñoz 

Spain Committee

Muñoz discusses her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 


Beverly Penn

Texas State Committee

Penn introduces her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 

Penn discusses her work Eight Months Time: Snowcap Hawthorne, 2017.

 

Penn discusses her work Fata Morgana, 2014.

 

Penn discusses her work Maelstrom, 2011.

 


Serena Porrati

Italy Committee

Porrati introduces her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 

Porrati discusses her work Collapse, 2014.

 

Porrati discusses her work Damascus Sunset, 2017.

 

Porrati discusses her work Thin Film, 2017.

 


Kerianne Quick

Southern California Committee

Quick introduces her works on view in Heavy Metal.

 

Quick discusses her work, The Utility of Sentimental Emotions, and Perceived Value, 2017.

 

Quick discusses her work, What Time and Distance Cannot Shrink, 2017.

 


Carolina Sardi

Florida State Committee

Sardi discusses her work, Black Holes, 2012.

 

Sardi discusses her work, Grandfather, Cricket and I, 2016.

 


Katherine Vetne

Northern California Committee

Sardi discusses her work, Selling the Dream, 2017.

 


Kelsey Wishik

Mississippi State Committee

Wishik discusses her work, Space City, 2012.

 

Wishik discusses her work, Sprout, 2014.

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