Autumn Knight

USA
https://autumnjoiknight.com/

Autumn Knight is an interdisciplinary artist working with performance, installation and text. Her work has been on view at various institutions including DiverseWorks Artspace, Art League Houston, Project Row Houses, Blaffer Art Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum, Skowhegan Space (NY), The New Museum, The Contemporary Art Museum Houston, Optica (MontrĆ©al, Canada), The Poetry Project (NY) and Krannert Art Museum (IL). Knight has been in residence with several art institutions includingĀ  In-Situ (UK), Galveston Artist Residency, YICA (Yamaguchi, Japan) and Artpace (San Antonio, TX) and at the Studio Museum in Harlem (NY). In 2015, Knight was an Artadia awardee. She has served as visiting artist at Montclair State University, Princeton University and Bard College. She attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and holds an M.A. in Drama Therapy from New York University.


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Artist Orange

Just as a performance artist uses their body as their medium, this is a fragrance composed entirely of the orange tree: fruit, leaves, bark, roots, and flowers. Artist Orange performs itself.

Top Notes

neroli, blood orange

Middle Notes

fresh orange juice, petit grain

Base Notes

orange twig, orange seed