apexart :: International Fellow :: Shani Peters
Fellowship Program
Name: Shani Peters
Destination: Seoul, South Korea  
Dates of Fellowship: December 10, 2012 - January 9, 2013  
Recommended by: Nicky Enright
multimedia artist based in New York
Shani Peters is a New York based artist (born in Lansing, MI) working in video, collage, printmaking, and social practice public projects. Her work reflects interests in social-justice-oriented collective action, activism histories, cultural record keeping, media culture, and community building. Peters completed her B.A. at Michigan State University and her M.F.A. at The City College of New York. She has exhibited and/or screened both in the US and abroad, including group shows at the Schomburg Center for Black Culture and Research, the Bronx Museum of Art, Contact Theatre (UK), Rush Arts Gallery, The Savannah College of Art & Design, and the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). She has previously been in residence at The Center for Book Arts, The Lower Manhattan Cultural Counsel, the Lower East Side Printshop, as well as the Bronx Museum of Art's Artist in the Marketplace program.
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FELLOWSHIP TALK: in conversation with Amanda Browder from Bad at Sports and apexart Fellow Sojung Jun
January 25, 2013: download audio (93 MB .mp3)