Yelverton Freeman

  • Visual Artist
  • Brooklyn, NY

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Yell Freeman is a performance artist and curator based out of Brooklyn, New York. Freeman studied visual art at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida where he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in 2011, concentrating in interdisciplinary sculpture. He subsequently earned his Master of Fine Arts Degree at the Burren College of Art in Ballyvaughan, Ireland in 2013 with a concentration in video art and performance. He continues to work predominantly in these mediums, creating visual narratives through a subtle action-based approach to moving image. Currently Freeman is pursuing a Master's in Curatorial Practice in Performance through Wesleyan University's ICPP Program. His practice is centered around explorations of collective memory and the location of the individual within it, investigating methodologies for cataloging the present.