Tsuyoshi Anzai

Born in Tokyo, Japan, 1987

Tsuyoshi Anzai (second-year resident) is a kinetic art and video artist who creates simple-structured machines by making impromptu combinations of everyday items, exploring the relationships between humans and things.

He received his master of film and new media degree from Tokyo University of the Arts in 2011, and has participated in artist residencies at Akiyoshidai International Art Village, Kawasaki City Museum, and the National Art Studio, Korea.

Adam Crosson

Born in Little Rock, Arkansas, 1982

Adam Crosson (first-year resident) makes sculptures, photographs, and installations that reference uncanny instances of place and time. He has been awarded fellowships to attend the Royal College of Art, London, and the Vermont Studio Center. Crosson received his MFA from the University of Texas at Austin and a BARCH from the Fay Jones School of Architecture.

Shana Hoehn

Born in Texarkana, Texas, 1991

Shana Hoehn (first-year resident) creates videos that are informed by the implicit order and decorum inside spaces that imply a form of social regulation. Hoehn has participated in residencies such as Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Acre Residency, and SOMA Summer. Hoehn was also a recipient of a Fulbright Research Fellowship in Mexico in 2013. She received her BFA in painting from Maryland Institute College of Art and her MFA in sculpture and extended media at Virginia Commonwealth University.

Yue Nakayama

Born in Shanghai, China, 1989

Yue Nakayama (first-year resident) is concerned with everyday incidents and archived newspaper articles. Stories told by authority, strangers on the street, and herself are combined into video, audio, and performance pieces. Alienation and existential contemplation about human being are frequent subjects. She received her MFA from the University of Pennsylvania and her BFA from Denison University, and she also participated in the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Her works were shown at ICA Philadelphia, Tiger Strikes Asteroid at Satellite Project in Miami, and MAMA Gallery in Los Angeles.

Sondra Perry

Born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, 1986

Sondra Perry (second-year resident) makes performance, video installations, and works for the Internet.  She has participated in residencies at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Vermont Studio Center, Ox-bow, and the Experimental Television Center; performed at the Artist’s Institute and Pioneer Works in New York City; and exhibited at the Seattle Art Museum and the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA). Perry received her MFA from Columbia University in 2015 and her BFA from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University in 2012.

Felipe Steinberg

Born in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, 1986

The work of Felipe Steinberg (first-year resident) relates largely to an examination of global political structures explored through micro-relationships in everyday life and culture. His medium is circulation: populations, goods, labor, money, and information. He received his MFA from SAIC in 2016 and attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2014. Exhibitions and participations include Anthology Film Archives in New York, Grimm Museum in Berlin, SESC, Museu Oscar Niemeyer, and MAMAM Recife in Brazil.

Kenneth Tam

Born in New York, New York, 1982

Kenneth Tam (second-year resident) works primarily in video and sculpture, using the male body as a starting point for discussions about the erotic, the grotesque, and the abject, and exploring the limits of physical intimacy. He graduated from Cooper Union and the University of Southern California. A recipient of an Art Matters grant, he has participated in group shows and screenings across Los Angeles, and had a solo show at Night Gallery in Los Angeles in 2013.