Lucy Raven | the artist




The artist Lucy Raven
Born 1977, Tucson, Arizona, USA.
Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

Style and technique of the artist: Greater New York, Video,


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Lucy Raven website
Lucy Raven is an artist based in New York. Her movie China Town, an experimental photo animation about global copper production, is currently screening at art, film, and industrial spaces around the country, including Mass MoCA, The Wexner Center for the Arts, Storefront for Art and Architecture, the Bureau of Land Management (Ely), the Robinson Mine, and the Nevada Museum of Art…

Lucy Raven interview
On my flight to San Diego to meet Mike Davis I was assigned a seat between two big guys right around my age, work buddies en route to Reno to change every lightbulb at every Kmart in Nevada—from the old GE’s to the new energy-saving bulbs. They said it was the most satisfying job they’d ever had: you unscrew a bulb, you put in a new one, it lights up. You get paid by the bulb…

Lucy Raven The Lovers’ Wind
In December 1971, Iannis Xenakis penned an open letter to Le Monde, defending his participation in the Shiraz Arts Festival earlier that year. The Greek composer had created a massive sound and light show for the festival, part of the Persepolis celebrations, a thirteen-day extravaganza celebrating 2,500 years of Persian monarchy. It was his third time at the Shiraz Festival, but that year’s instantly notorious event provoked a hailstorm of criticism, not least from Iranian exiles in Paris…



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