Paul Sietsema | the artist

The artist Paul Sietsema
Born 1968, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Lives and works in Los Angeles, California, .

Style and technique of the artist: Drawing, Video, Installation art, Sculpture Objects,

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Playing, as ever, with the mutability and mediation of meaning, Paul Sietsema’s latest project, Oceania, looks at artifacts from the South Pacific and links them to Western art movements such as post-Minimalism or the German collective November Gruppe...

Empire really evolved over a four-year period in which I created and lived in a sort of landscape of books, images, histories, etc. I suppose part of the idea was to use the landscape as the material of the piece...

Images and biography

During a period like ours in which most of what is thought to be interesting and of value in culture – visual or otherwise – takes full advantage of the physical, conceptual and ideological characteristics of translucency and transparency, it is more than a little weird to come across the provocatively dense work of Paul Sietsema...