Britzél Vásquez
Since 2005
Works in Tampa, Florida United States of America

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BIO
Britzél Vásquez:
Vásquez is a interdisciplinary artist who addresses cultural displacement and gender identity, in her work. Her current works include video,
installation, performance and digital photography. She had received her M.F.A. from the University of South Florida in 2004, and resides in Tampa, FL.
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EVENT

ISLANDS


Dates:
Mon Nov 14, 2005 00:00 - Mon Oct 31, 2005

ISLANDS:
Video Installation by Yoko Nogami & Britzel Vasquez

PLACE:
William and Nancy Oliver Gallery, next to the USF Art Department in Tampa, Florida

WHEN:
November 14-18, 2005
Gallery Hours: 11-3 Monday through Friday

CLOSING RECEPTION:
Friday, November 18, 2005, 7-9 PM

CONTACT:
Yoko Nogami
nogami@allvantage.com
or
Britzel Vasquez
britzelva@yahoo.com

About the show:
Islands is a video installation by Yoko Nogami and Britzel Vasquez which explores the issues on identity, cultural displacement, gender stereo type. The title Islands cleverly ties the origins of both artists, Japan and Puerto Rico, effectively proposing the audience with a thought, deriving from issues both artists experienced through their residency in the mainland United States, from a perspective of an outsider.

About the Artists:

Yoko Nogami:
Nogami is an interdisciplinary artist engaging in works, which address cultural displacement, gender identity and parenthood. Her current works include video installation, performance and painting. She is a 2006 MFA candidate from University of South Florida, and resides in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Britzel Vasquez:
Vasquez is a interdisciplinary artist who addresses cultural displacement and gender identity, in her work. Her current works include video,installation, performance and digital photography. She had received her M.F.A. from the University of South Florida in 2004, and resides in Tampa, FL.


DISCUSSION

Islands/Nogami & Vasquez


For Immediate Release

ISLANDS:
Video Installation by Yoko Nogami & Britzel Vasquez

PLACE:
William and Nancy Oliver Gallery, next to the USF Art
Department in Tampa, Florida

WHEN:
November 14-18, 2005
Gallery Hours: 11-3 Monday through Friday

CLOSING RECEPTION:
Friday, November 18, 2005, 7-9 PM

CONTACT:
Yoko Nogami
nogami@allvantage.com
727-687-6742
or
Britzel Vasquez
britzelva@yahoo.com

About the show:
Islands is a video installation by Yoko Nogami and
Britzel Vasquez which explores the issues on identity,
cultural displacement, gender stereo type. The title
Islands cleverly ties the origins of both artists,
Japan and Puerto Rico, effectively proposing the
audience with a thought, deriving from issues both
artists experienced through their residency in the
mainland United States, from a perspective of an
outsider.

About the Artists:

Yoko Nogami:
Nogami is an interdisciplinary artist engaging in
works, which address cultural displacement, gender
identity and parenthood. Her current works include
video installation, performance and painting. She is a
2006 MFA candidate from University of South Florida,
and resides in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Britzel Vasquez:
Vasquez is a interdisciplinary artist who addresses
cultural displacement and gender identity, in her
work. Her current works include video installation,
performance and digital photography. She had received
her M.F.A. from the University of South Florida in
2004, and resides in Tampa, FL.

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DISCUSSION

Are you a Puerto Rican Artist??


I am interested in building a list of contemporary
Puerto Rican Artists who are involved in creating
innovative works with a social context.

If this is you, please send your information (cv+brief
description of work) to britzelva@yahoo.com

Gracias!
Britzel Vasquez

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