Guest Curator: Paz Tanjuaquio

Paz Tanjuaquio,
Co-Founding Director,
TOPAZ ARTS, Inc.
http://www.topazarts.org/

PAZ TANJUAQUIO has been active in the NYC arts scene since 1990 as a choreographer, performer, visual artist, curator, and arts organizer. She received her MFA in Dance from NYU Tisch School of the Arts, and her BA in Visual Arts from University of California, San Diego. Her work has been presented at many venues in NYC, nationally and internationally. Awards for her work include National Endowment for the Arts, NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs, New York Foundation for the Arts, Queens Council on the Arts, and has been artist-in-residence at Kaatsbaan in Tivoli, NY, Akiyoshidai International Art Village in Japan, Atlantic Center for the Arts in Florida, Movement Research in NYC, participated in the Suitcase Fund Mekong Project’s Cambodia Creative Residency, and artistic research travel in Vietnam, Japan, and the Philippines.Paz is Co-Director of TOPAZ ARTS, Inc. – a nonprofit arts organization founded in 2000 by artists Todd Richmond and Paz Tanjuaquio. A creative development center, TOPAZ ARTS supports new works in contemporary performing and visual arts. The 2,500 sf facility houses a gallery space, rehearsal studio and an organic roof garden. The TOPAZ ARTS Visual Arts Program presents 4 exhibitions annually, focusing on professional artists, from the established to the under-recognized, our exhibitions allow for experimentation, visibility and access to diverse audiences.

Alyson Pou
Wherein Fury Takes Flight, the time of our silence is over.
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: dmarrow, pazt, and sdobbin. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Installation.
An Ngoc Pham
Shadow on the Great Hall of the People
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: fneal and pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Mixed Media.
Arturo Vidich
Body Island
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Digital, Film/Video, and Other.
Ashok Sinha
Exacting Proportion
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: kjfp, lmichael, and pazt. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Photography.
Buket Savci Atature
Ice Cream 2
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: azekria and pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Painting.
CARLOS ESGUERRA
Calatrava-Valencia-8981
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: kjfp, lmichael, and pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Photography.
Chaw Ei Thein
Bed
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: 60bay and pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Installation.
Cynthia Ruse
One Possible Stop on the Road to What the Hell
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Drawing, Installation, Mixed Media, and Sculpture.
Diana Teeter
The Man In White
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: dsimon and pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Photography.
Dominique Sindayiganza
Tracks
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: jsteranko, kfeirtag, kjfp, and pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Photography.
Francis Estrada
Clean Delhi, Green Delhi
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: 150, nsantos, and pazt. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Drawing.
Haik Kocharian
42 Street New York
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: mfancy, pazt, and vcoliver. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Photography.
Heungman Kwan
LittleRedBook0610_Diptych
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: 150, pazt, and wvsinderen. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Photography.
John Hanning
I SURVIVED AIDS
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: nsantos and pazt. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Digital and Mixed Media.
Julian Kaiser
DrPerri
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: kjfp and pazt. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Photography.
Melissa C. Beckman
Temptations and Choices #4
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Digital and Photography.
Naomi Grossman
Three Women
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Drawing and Mixed Media.
Natasha Frisch
Somewhere In Between
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aewarder, lross, and pazt. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Installation.
NORMA GREENWOOD
NIGHT SHADE
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Painting.
Robin Michals
End of Lanark Road, Broad Channel with A-Train Trail
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: 60bay, llcollins, and pazt. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Photography.
Roxa Smith
A Gathering
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Painting.
Sachika Iwata
Family
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: jsramirez and pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Sculpture.
Seph Rodney
And then I flew
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: kfeirtag, pazt, and vcoliver. borough: Bronx. Art Medium: Digital.
Shen Wei
Bubble
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: ebecker, nsantos, and pazt. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Film/Video.
Taiyo Kimura
Untitled (stool for museum guard)
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: 60bay, bshertz, cvassallo, hiwasaki, ljohnstone, lmichael, pazt, pgoodwin, and rthomas. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Sculpture.
Theresa Marchetta
TR's Skins - Lion
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Painting.
Thomas Allen Harris
(THREE) Some 3
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: bshertz, ljohnstone, llcollins, pazt, pgoodwin, snewman, and vcoliver. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Film/Video and Photography.
Vandana Jain
Winners
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt and wvsinderen. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Film/Video.
Vernon Reid
Patch Bay
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: 60bay, kjfp, and pazt. borough: Staten Island. Art Medium: Digital, Drawing, and Photography.
Victoria Febrer
Untitled Pilgrimage
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Queens. Art Medium: Drawing, Mixed Media, Other, Painting, and Print Making.
Yekaterina Minskova
PEEKING...
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: pazt. borough: Brooklyn. Art Medium: Film/Video.
Yichen Zhou
Untitled
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: aschwartz, dmarrow, ljohnstone, llcollins, lmichael, and pazt. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Photography.
Yvette Yeh
Lauren_01
Categories: Curate NYC. Tags: azekria and pazt. borough: Manhattan. Art Medium: Photography.