All artwork: Wes Mapes
For the OSCAM x Patta exhibition that opened last Thursday, we've interviewed the collective of artists partaking in the event. Serana Angelista is a graphic, visual and strategic designer based in Rotterdam, challenging the social injustices focusing on the art industry and contemporary society.
Serana's work included in the show is Tracing Settlers, an ongoing visual research mapping Dutch architecture on Curaçao and in the Netherlands. By deconstructing the images and restructuring them, the re-contextualisation shows Dutch imperialism and the normalisation of colonial buildings which now function as a shelter, public spaces and...
For the OSCAM x Patta exhibition, we've interviewed the artists partaking in the event. First in line is Stacii Samidin, a Surinamese photographer from Rotterdam who entered the scene with his continuous photo series Societies - capturing subcultures and minorities and street life in all over the world.
Read on, get to know Stacii in the interview below.
Stacii, as a quick introduction to our readers, who are you and how would you describe your art?
Raw honesty, radicalism, and unfamiliar territories are the foundation of my...