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visual arts Nicole Awai o Vista 1 – Curling, 2013 Graphite, acrylic paint, paper, nail polish, resin, filter charcoal, paper on synthetic paper. Approximately 22” by 20” r Vista 3: Emerging Properties A, 2013 Acrylic paint, paper, nail polish, resin, vinyl, filter charcoal, nylon mesh on synthetic paper. Approximately 25” by 28” I think of myself as a ‘perceptual’ artist. I am interested in all interaction as a transformative experience, social and material that creates a more acute awareness of HERE — our present/ presence; art that transgresses or transcends location; that navigates a path through and beyond identity.