It has been nearly four years since we began to pilot The Peleh Residency, our residency based in Berkeley, CA, that offers artists across all genres the time, space and support to practice their craft. It was designed to accommodate artists with families, the residency provides a space apart for retreat, reflection and art making, and an opportunity to foster new collaborations, audiences and connections, while specifically supporting artists in pursuit of their craft while continuing to be parents and caregivers.
In her essay, Shasha Dothan recounts her experiences as an immigrant to the USA and how her negotiations with this process resonated with fellow artists. Shasha curated “A Tourist In Your Own Home,” an online … Read more
In this essay, Boaz Barkani shares how the Corona pandemic and a new boyfriend led to him reintroducing figuration into his abstract paintings. Boaz’s solo exhibition “The Last Turtle Shop, Story About Nature. Getting Used … Read more