Wednesday, July 29, 2009

VideoFest 2009 TROPHIES

Carolina Stankiewich, Latin artist of the community of San Francisco
and winner of a Videofest award in VF 2005, was commissioned this year
to create the trophies for VIDEOFEST 2009 LABOR and DREAMS.
Each handmade trophy, is an exquisite piece of mosaic, with the
spiral that makes us travel between the dream, the illusion and daily

Carolina Stankiewich, artista latina de la comunidad de San Francisco y ganadora de un Videofest award en VF 2005, fue comisionada este año para la realización de los trofeos del VIDEOFEST 2009 LABOR & DREAMS. Cada trofeo hecho a mano, es una exquisita pieza de mosaico, con el espiral que nos hace viajar entre el sueño, la ilusion y el trabajo cotidiano.

Carolina Stankiewich
is a mosaic and video artist based in San Francisco, earning her degree in communication in her native Argentina. Since her 1997 arrival in San Francisco, she works in photography, video, mosaic and education. Carolina learned mosaic and stained glass techniques at Sharon Art Studio and holds a digital media teaching certificate from BAVC. She received an award for her short video "Flor" at the VideoFest 2005 and currently teaches a mosaic class at MCCLA. Some of her community mosaic projects are on exhibit at MCCLA and Monroe Elementary School in San Francisco.