Santina Amato “Monster”

image Installation view of Santina Amato Monster at Heaven Gallery.

July 7, 2018 by Janet Cheung Chicago Artist Writers

On Sunday, June 10th, I joined Santina Amato in “activating” the third work of her solo show Monster at Heaven Gallery. We kneaded a dough together, filling one of the exhibited ceramic vessels, and waited for it to rise and escape.

“They are sperm,” Santina Amato said, elucidating the role of sugar...