AMBER   HAWK   SWANSON
Amber Hawk Swanson (b. 1980) is a New York-based artist born in Davenport, Iowa. Her work deals with how the psychological debt of love animates us in a social-emotional economy. More...

R E C E N T & F O R T H C O M I N G


+ "DOTTIE" Chaffin Carousel Carving School, Birmingham, AL, December 10-18, 2015
+ "DOTTIE Part Two" LMCC Process Space Residency, New York, NY, November 18 - 27, 2016
+ "DOTTIE Part Three" Carousels and Carvings, Marion, OH, January 2-7, 2017

+ "DOLLY" Mother's Day 2016
+ "DOLLY Part Two" Mother's Day 2017
In conjunction with the Make Your Mother exhibition (May 2016), G-CADD (Granite City, IL) partnered with Paul Artspace (Florissant, MO) to host Amber Hawk Swanson as artist-in-residence, where she began planning and production on her 2017 performance "DOLLY Part Two." "DOLLY" is the sixth installation in her series of durational performances involving practices of training, captivity, and intimate replication.

N O T A B L E

The "Feminism? Project" (2005-06 & 13)

"The Making of Amber Doll" (2006-07)

"Amber Doll Project" (2006-present)

"Amber Doll > TILIKUM" (2011)

"All That is Left of You / Everything You Are Now" (2012)

"Sidore (Mark II) / Heather > LOLITA" (2013)

"Doll Closet" (2014)

"DOTTIE" (2015-17)

"DOLLY" (Forthcoming, Mother's Day 2017)