dieppa studio: an overview
Located in Boston, Massachusetts, the Dieppa
Studio offers a wide range of design and creative
services as well as collage and assemblage art
and limited editions. Chandra Dieppa Ortiz's work
has won many awards, has been exhibited
nationally and is held in many private collections.
In between her busy exhibition schedule and
public programs, Dieppa generally works on one
commission per year. She is currently interested
in creating dynamic mixed media collages for
theater, where she creates a new visual form
blending the significance of the play while
commemorating the memorable performance of
the actors involved.
Gem of the Ocean: Detail of Black Mary
A Raisin in the Sun: Detail of Walter Lee and Son
"Tell Your Story", An Interdisciplinary Conference on
August Wilson and African American Theatre, Art, and Culture
March 9 -11, 2007
David Driskell Center, University of Maryland, College Park
In this workshop participants were involved in a discussion of August
Wilson 's inpact on visual arts, artistic process, interdisciplinary dialogue
and the power of narrative within and outside of communities of color.