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Portal

Portal Portal is an aquatic lighting art installation in the Rio Grande river, created by Monika Proffitt. Glowing strands of light trail off the dock at River Bend Hot Springs in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.         Portal is a light based installation, created with submerged fiber optic cables, PVC, and enamel.   Meet the Artist Monika […]

The Art of Demystifying Success (episode 4)

This is part four of a five-part series I’m writing about how I went went from emerging artist, to founding a residency in New Mexico, to bringing my own work and the work of countless artists to Art Basel Miami and other big art fairs in the US. It may sound like a success story, but it wasn’t always smooth sailing. […]

Overcoming Barriers in a Messed Up System (episode 3)

This is part three of a five-part series I’m writing about how I went went from emerging artist, to founding a residency in New Mexico, to bringing my own work and the work of countless artists to Art Basel Miami and other big art fairs in the US. It may sound like a success story, but it wasn’t always smooth sailing. […]

Which Came First, The Chicken or the Egg? (episode 2)

This is part two of a five-part series about how I went went from emerging artist and residency director in New Mexico, to bringing my own work and the work of dozens of artists to Art Basel Miami and other big art fairs around the world. It may sound like a success story, but it wasn’t always smooth sailing. Want […]

It Started With My Curiosity – and Maybe a Little Jealousy (episode 1)

This is part one of a series about how I went went from emerging artist and residency director in New Mexico, to bringing my own work and the work of dozens of artists to Art Basel Miami and other big art fairs around the world. It may sound like a success story, but it wasn’t always smooth sailing. Want to […]