StatementIsolina’s practice actively investigates the symbiotic friendship between man and clay—i.e. what it means to shape, and be shaped by one anothers legacies. Blending the history of the monument with cartoon imagery, Isolina’s society of ceramic protagonists are fueled by this sentiment. Known as the ‘Woogies’, they’re adorned with symbols functioning as markers of time spent and people loved. Their hope is to reorient the viewer's sentiment towards ceramics into one that is satirical, critical, and kind.
BioA visual artist based in Brooklyn, NY, Isolina earned her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Ceramics from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Her work has been exhibited at The Spring/Break Art show (2022), Strada Gallery (2022), and Tchotchke Gallery (2022) amongst others. She currently works our of her home studio in Bushwick, NY and is a beloved instructor at multple studios in New York City.
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