Marisa J. Futernick ~ Four American Flag Toothpicks
Marisa J. Futernick
Four American Flag Toothpicks,2017
Acrylic on birch plywood
12 x 12 inches
100% of the sales price will be donated to Fair Fight.
Marisa J. Futernick was born in Detroit, Michigan and raised in Hartford, Connecticut. She received her BA from Yale University and her MFA from the Royal Academy Schools, London, with additional studies at Goldsmiths College, University of London. Futernick has exhibited at venues including the Whitechapel Gallery, London; Royal Academy of Arts, London; Jerwood Space, London; Kingsgate Project Space, London; Arnolfini, Bristol, UK; Outpost, Norwich, UK; Oxy Arts, Los Angeles; Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles; and Yale University. She has published several books, including 13 Presidents (Slimvolume, 2016), How I Taught Umberto Eco to Love the Bomb (RA Editions and California Fever Press, 2015), and The Watergate Complex (Rice + Toye, 2015). She is currently working as both a co-curator and participating artist for the forthcoming project Almost Presidential at Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, California. After over 15 years in London, Futernick now lives and works in Los Angeles, California.Why are you participating?'We are in a fight to save our democracy. Most essential to that democracy is the right to vote. That right is under attack. This is an emergency—the threat today is the greatest it has been in our lifetime, and Fair Fight is doing the crucial work to defend everyone's right to be heard.'
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