• Interview: The Founders of the Neon Art Collective ‘She Bends' Discuss the Womxn at the Forefront of the Trade

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    Artwork by Megan Stelljes. All images courtesy of She Bends, shared with permission
    Since co-founding She Bends , Meryl Pataky and Kelsey Issel have been upending the notion that neon signage is solely a commercial endeavor. The duo fosters a collective of womxn creating the illuminated works, offering support for the artists while working to make the medium more sustainable and diverse.
    Especially in times like these, there should be an inherent responsibility that messages, especially those in bright lights, be important messages or calls to action. Talking about things that are...
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