NANCY BAKER CAHILL
Nancy Baker Cahill
Nancy Baker Cahill is a multi-disciplinary artist living in Los Angeles. She received her B.A. from Williams College. From 2010-2012 she initiated and led a collaborative art project at Homeboy Industries called “Exit Wounds.” Works from this project were exhibited throughout Los Angeles as part of the Craft and Folk Art Museum’s “Folk Art Everywhere” program. In 2015 she designed and led a collage workshop with homeless individuals under the aegis of the Craft and Folk Art Museum. She is the recipient of an ARC Grant from the Center for Cultural Innovation. Solo exhibition highlights include Pasadena Museum of California Art, Ochi Projects, her current VR public art project on the IF (Innovation Foundation) sponsored Sunset Digital Billboards, and an upcoming VR/AR event at LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions) in April 2018.
Six pairs of digital films excerpted from the artist’s experiential VR drawings have been commissioned exclusively by IF Innovation Public Domain for the January-February exhibition period on the tandem two-channel digital billboards at 8410 Sunset Blvd, debuting on January 1st, 2018 and playing through February 28th, 2018, every hour at ten minute intervals.