Garmenting: the use of clothing as a medium of visual art Fabric & Canvas . Sculpting using 3D tec
Lashun Costor's work takes a critical view of social, political, and cultural issues. She often references American history and explores the varying relationships between her ancestors and current events. Costor communicates her stories through sculptures, garments, and collages to critique issues in America; that directly juxtapose her identity as a black woman in America and as an immigrant. Thus far, the work has used experiences and voices of herself and others to create complex stories decrypting her ancestor's past. She shows how their past intertwines with our new reality—to create a unique artistic identity, allowing viewers to question history and cultural events.
Lashun Costor is a visual artist born and raised in Georgetown, Guyana. Referring to herself as a new-age renaissance woman. So far, she has worked with The MET Opera House, WEtv, 3DW, and The Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, with other big collaborations in the works. Lashun is committed to success through her drive, confidence and motivation, which is a long-standing effect of her past studies. As an alumni of The High School of Fashion Industries, three-year Parsons Scholars Program, and a BFA from Parsons School of Design. Her experiences have led her down a strong academic and professional path. She has truly flourished while developing the deeply personal exploration of unpacking the identity of Black women through self evaluation and external interviews.
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