ARTARIANICA is the collaborative effort of Jessy Randall and Briget Heidmous.
Jessy writes words. Briget draws.
Four works from ARTARIANICA,
previously Mapping Project, are featured in the current issue of Faultline edited by Julie Schulte and Nick Maurer, published by UC Irvine.
First published in 1992 by founding editor
Alyn Warren, Faultline is UC Irvine’s Pushcart prize-winning journal. Housed in UC Irvine’s Department of English and produced by the graduate students of the Programs in Writing, Faultline features the work of emerging and established writers from the U.S. and abroad. The journal publishes new poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, translations, and art in an annual spring issue.
Previously on exhibition
ARTARIANICA featured it’s first physical art piece in Colorado Springs, February 2019.
Something is Chasing You is a digital drawing featuring lines as lines and lines of text as shapes and integrated physical elements.
WHO WE ARE:
Jessy Randall, 47, is a writer, librarian, and cofounder of ARTARIANICA. Collaborations from ARTARIANICA have appeared in Atlas and Alice, disClosure, and Jellyfish. Her most recent book is How to Tell If You Are Human (Pleiades, 2018). Her website is http://bit.ly/JessyRandall.
Briget Heidmous, 30, is an artist, creative entrepreneur, curator and cofounder of ARTARIANICA. Collaborations from ARTARIANICA have appeared in Escape into Life, Faultline, and Ohio Edit. You can find her online as @RaisedTraverse. Her website is www.briget-heidmous.com