...it was about advocating kids not to wait to be told what to do, but make life up for themselves, it was about trying to get people to use their imagination again, it was about not being perfect, it was about saying it was okay to be amateurish and funny, that real creativity came out of making a mess, it was about working with what you got in front of you and turning everything embarrassing, awful, and stupid in your life to your advantage.
Artist Bio / CV
SHAWN KURUNERU Canadian Artist from Newmarket, Ontario
Shawn Kuruneru Solo Show Apartment, Brooklyn, NY 2008
Reviews Critics' Pick: Shangri-Lost." Artforum (Reviewed by Jennifer Allen) 2007
"Words and Pictures." Canada: Border Crossings, Vol. 26 No. 4 Issue No. 104, 2007