Allison Noelle Conner 's writing has appeared in Art for America, Broccoli Magazine, Carla, Hyperallergic, and elsewhere. Born in Fort Lauderdale, she lives in Los Angeles.
One for the Future by Allison Noelle Conner
Breathing grounds us in the present; it is a reminder that the quotidian is crested with the sublime. In forgetting to breathe, we feed our sense of lack and anxiety, our desire for more than what we already have in our possession to enact change. In countering this dread, Cauleen Smith has built a multifaceted art practice, spanning over 20 years, out of speculative investigations that trace the alternative realities embedded in our daily lives.