A2 Member Feature: Christina Balch
Christina Balch: Artist, Producer, Technologist
Christina works as a freelance creative producer, designer and technologist for digital creative marketing and advertising projects. She has managed creative website projects for over 10 years and has enjoyed recently shifting to managing creative technology projects with her clients. You can see her commercial work and services and contact info on her producer website: https://www.digchristinabalch.com
As part of her producer role, Christina also curates art exhibitions locally. In 2019, she curated AVATARS // ghosts and AVATARS // futures, both at the Nave Gallery in Somerville, with co-curators in San Francisco – the two exhibits explore the ways that artists use representation in today’s digital information age. AVATARS // futures features Christina’s art work and work by other makers at Artisan’s Asylum – see the exhibition April 26 through May 18 at the Nave Gallery. In 2016, she also curated a performance-based art exhibit called Performing the Home at the Nave Gallery in Somerville, Massachusetts. Christina showed her Awake project at Gallery 263 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and at TED@StateStreet in London where Christina also gave a TED talk. Originally from Southern California, Christina now lives and works in Somerville and exhibits in the Boston area.
More info about the AVATARS // futures exhibition
On view: April 26 – May 18, 2019
Opening Reception: Friday, April 26, 7-9pm
Artist Panel Discussion: Friday, May 10, 7-9pm
155 Powder House Blvd.
Somerville, MA 02144
Gallery Hours: Saturday & Sunday 1-5pm or by appointment
Artist website: https://christinabalch.com/