Funlola Coker. State University of New York at New Paltz. New Talents Award Nominee 2022

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Published: 08.12.2022
Funlola Coker. Object: Ailopin, 2022. Copper, alabaster, foam, foam coat, sand, paint.. 26.5 x 27.5 x 7.5 cm. Photo by: Funlola Coker. From series: Slippery Spaces. Funlola Coker
Object: Ailopin, 2022
Copper, alabaster, foam, foam coat, sand, paint.
26.5 x 27.5 x 7.5 cm
Photo by: Funlola Coker
From series: Slippery Spaces
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The 8th edition of the New Talents Award by Klimt02 aims to recognize the work of graduate students in our field by supporting their careers in the professional world. Nominated by our school members, one of the selected graduates will win the New Talents Award.

Funlola employs process and material as metaphor, subtly hinting at personal and cultural narratives through abstraction. With a clear vision—Funlola crafted a complete environment which offers intimate objects a certain aura or presence through sensitivity to display.