An Interview With Artist Nicole Awai

Updated: Sep 18

The Brooklyn Rail regularly features in-depth interviews with artists, critics, and other art professionals. In August, they caught up with artist Nicole Awai, a faculty-member in Studio Art at the University of Texas at Austin. Check out this video to watch Awai tour her apartment and studio, give viewers a glimpse of upcoming works that focus on Blackness in the Americas, and explore the names of nail polish colors as a barometer for "middle American" perceptions of color.