TRAMPOLINE: Resilience & Black Body & Soul

VANESSA GERMAN is a visual and performance artist based in the Pittsburgh neighborhood of Homewood. Homewood is the community that is the driving force behind German‚Äôs powerful performance work, and whose cast-off relics from the language of her copiously embellished sculptures. As a citizen artist, German explores the power of art and love as a…


                Stingily’s work explores various themes of racial identity and feminity, memory and childhood, iconography, surveillance¬†and paranoia as well as freedom. Much of her work is in direct response to her “social and economic background” growing up in West Chicago. Critics have reviewed her first two exhibitions favorably….