SUNNY LEERASANTHANAH

Selected Projects
    Wuthichai (Exit Interview)
    Carry Me Home
    Towards Tenderness
    Rehearsal Residency workshop
    Homes Against Tides
    Mom’s Magnets ︎
    We Are Here portraits

Commissions
Photo Journal
Writing
Video

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︎ News ︎
︎︎︎Awarded the 2021 Queens Arts Fund for Wuthichai: Exit Interview

︎︎︎New work is up at SculptureCenter’s annual In Practice show, You may go but this will bring you back (2021)

︎︎︎ 40+ Artist portraits, and many studio and artwork photographs are in the book We Are Here: Visionaries of Color Transforming the Art World by Jasmin Hernandez (2021)






VIDEO WORK


STRANGE FEAR & ECSTASY


2016, Video Installation
5:22 min on loop
Footage credit: Cellphone video clips of drag performer Aaron Thornton (Vanilla Diamond) at Virginia Beach in 2015;
Archival footage by filmmaker Nelson Sullivan (1948-1989).

INSTALLATION PREVIEW: https://vimeo.com/225476297







SURFACE TENSION


2015, Installation
Digital Video Projection on Glass Tank

INSTALLATION PREVIEW: https://vimeo.com/154914664










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