Air Prohibido, Carlotta Storelli. 2020.
Plague and Locusts 2020:
Nicolas Gergoen [January 2021]
In conversation with Nicholas Gergoen, we asked the artist to share with us his thoughts on how the Pandemic of 2020 is influencing his life and work.
E: Please tell us about yourself, your art practice and life in normal times.
NG: My name is Nicholas Goergen and I was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. I graduated from Arizona State University with a BFA in Intermedia Art. During my undergraduate degree I developed a keen interest in digital media, particularly video, and the rest is history. I have been operating in Arizona as a Video Artist for the past 6 years...
Honey I'm Home, Nicholas Goergen. 2020.
Plague and Locusts 2020.
David Cohn [January 2021]
My video art practice has always been a way for me to organize my thoughts – specifically those thoughts that feel as if they don’t belong in any real worldly dialogue. They are not thoughts I would normally express in conversation with others, but instead are what I might say to a stranger in a dream, knowing that they may be any combination of myself, anyone, and everyone.
The character I perform within my videos is myself, but a sort of projected, generic version of myself...
Consciousness Economy, David Cohn. 2020.