7th Annual Transmodern Festival April 15 – April 18, 2010


    Sarah Tooley is an get it off your chestartist, activist, and educator; currently serving as lead artist/director of the Better Waverly Community Arts Center in Baltimore, MD. In 2009, she received her M.A. in Community Arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Tooley works to strengthen community, build leadership, challenge injustices, and amplify marginalized voices and histories through a variety of mediums, including public and performance art. She can be contacted at SarahAngelineTooley@gmail.com.

    Hannah Brancato’s work uses crafts to re-evaluate stereotypes. She makes ornaments and situations that address consumerism, femininity, function, and phenomenology, to name a few.  Brancato is an active participant in art and craft events in and around Baltimore City. She has curated shows and organized events at the Current Gallery, Load of Fun, and MICA, in addition to exhibiting work at various arts festivals and group shows. She is currently the community artist in residence at the House Of Ruth Maryland, where she is collaborating with domestic violence survivors to create public projects about abusive relationships.
    Kendra Hebel is a fiber/ installation artist originally from Northern New Jersey, currently residing in upstate New York. She’s a graduate of Maryland Institute College of Art and now exhibits and collaborates locally and internationally.  Most recent events in Baltimore : “Get it off your chest…”Pust Fust 2010, DECOY at the Creative Alliance, and Sub-Urban Camo performed during Transmodern 2009!  To see more check out: www.radarredux.com/category/sights or www.citypaper.com/special/story.asp?id=19449. To contact e-mail: klhebel@yahoo.com

    Get It Off Your Chest

    Do you have unwanted whiskers or bewildering blemishes?

    Calling all hair laden lads and ladies: Join Hannah Brancato, Kendra Hebel, and Sarah Tooley for the interactive performance of Get it off your Chest, Pluck it from her Breast.

    Become a beautician and bare your beauty ailments, and we guarantee that you will emerge victorious.

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