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Kara Springer

Born in 1980

Lives and works in New York City, United States, Toronto, Canada


Kara Springer is particularly concerned with armature—the underlying structure that holds the flesh of a body in place. She works with photography, sculpture, and site-specific interventions to explore systems of structural support through engagement with architecture, urban infrastructure, and systems of institutional and political power. Her practice is fundamentally rooted in processes of care and tending - in being attune to the specificities of a given context and environment in order to be...Read more