Friday, August 26, 2016

Vancouver artist Carolina de la Cajiga Featured in Contemporary Islamic Art Exhibit

THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT
By Amanda Siebert
Carolina de la Cajiga's "Aliya"
CANADA---The work of local artist Carolina de la Cajiga has been selected to be part of a prestigious art exhibition highlighting contemporary Islamic works selected by a curator from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. The fifth annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art will showcase works inspired by Islamic art, literature, and architecture, and will feature work in a variety of mediums and styles. Carolina de la Cajiga is a multidisciplinary artist whose practice is an amalgamation of photography, painting, sculpture, and new technology. [link]