Wednesday, August 27, 2014
SAFE SPACE: Delia Kovac + Marissa Paternoster Collaborative works
SAFE SPACE at the AS220 Project Space
93 Mathewson Street
September 6th - 27th, 2014
Opening Reception 9/ 6 5 - 7PM
SAFE SPACE is a series of new large scale collaborative paintings and prints created by Delia Kovac and Marissa Paternoster.
SAFE SPACE displays the pleasure of mark making, rock'n'roll and unconditional love in times of darkness.
Marissa Paternoster and Delia Kovac are best friends. They began drawing collaboratively in 2009.
Paternoster holds a BFA from the Mason Gross School of the Arts of Rutgers University. She has been working for the past nine years as a musician, who tours internationally with her band, Screaming Females. Her music projects include Screaming Females, Noun, and the Bad Canoes.
Kovac holds a BFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA from the Mason Gross School of the Arts of Rutgers University. She worked in Professional Fine art printshops on three continents including the Singapore Tyler Print Institute and the Brodsky Center in New Brunswick, NJ. Currently she serves on the board of Girls Rock! RI and Equity Action the RI Foundation fund for LGBTQ concerns.
Paternoster and Kovac's previous collaboration Swallowed Whole.