S2 | E11 | WEST COAST EDITION
MULTIMEDIA & VIDEO ARTIST
Hear more from Desirée on financing large-scale productions, getting out of debt, working with institutions like SFMOMA, balancing family life, and pursuing her inner calling over external recognition.
“Sophont” — Ongoing project of Desirée’s exploring techno-spiritualism, theosophy, E.T. sightings, New Age mysticism, and California utopias
Other spaces mentioned where “Sophont” has exhibited:
Bay Area Now — Triennial exhibition surveying contemporary emerging artists throughout the Bay Area, at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, where Desirée was featured in 2002 for “Bay Area Now 3”
UC Berkeley — Where Desirée earned her MFA
“Troglodyte” — Ongoing project of Desirée’s exploring human emotion and behavior through chimpanzees