Slinko, Economy of Means (act 1) (detail), 2018, archival print, 44 x 66 inches.
Slinko, Economy of Means (act 1) (detail), 2018, archival print, 44 x 66 inches.

Slinko

Artist / Winter 2023

Biography

Slinko is a Ukrainian born multidisciplinary artist currently living in the United States. Slinko’s artistic practice is rooted in travel and research, and is largely informed by social sciences. In her work, Slinko investigates the effects and workings of power on society and individuals. Embracing her varied educational and cultural background, Slinko works across several disciplines, incorporating forms ranging from political satire and drawings, to moving image, performance, and fieldwork. Slinko sees her work as a mode of being in the world, a life-long study of everyday life and its contradictions. Her inspiration comes from interactions with ordinary people, and is informed by scholarship on labor, power, and capital.