New York-based artist Mary Mattingly explores the life cycle of products of our consumer society within the complex webs of how they’re created. This short video portrait 7 Cylinders Studio produced reveals some of the connections across the landscape of Mattingly’s work, from scrap yard to musuem. Her “Objects Unveiled” show runs through December 15, 2016 at the UM Institute for the Humanities Gallery.
This short portrait shares the story of Mariah, as she is excited to attend a debutante ball and graduate from high school. She is one of many young women participating in Girls Group, a non-profit that provides tremendous support for girls to become the first generation of their family to graduate from college.
Artist Larry Nisson describes his process of working with the material of glass and his vision for inspiring others.