[Rachel moves through a series of video “visions” and accompanying art objects created by Tiona McClodden — the artblog editors] A sleeping bag and bright blue shield mark the interior entrance of the Science Center at 35th and Market Streets. The pairing immediately transmits feelings of protection, fear, veneration, and shelter. An eerie familiarity is…
*extensive review of my first solo exhibition, Be Alarmed: The Black Americana Epic at Esther Klein Gallery.
Never get caught up in trying to be desirable for these fuck boys.
Allison. | Philly. | 2014. #ruleofthree
still © Tiona McClodden
“I may have some jealous tendencies but once I get back to reality and realise that I am a beautiful, strong-minded woman there’s really nothing to be jealous over, you know. Everybody has their place on this earth, everybody will have their time to shine, I don’t feel like I’m in competition with anyone.”
chen hong jin by chen man for i-D pre-spring 2012