Mariel Harari

Art Discipline: 
Brooklyn, NY
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Oct 31, 2016 to Dec 2, 2016

Mariel Harari is a multimedia artist working in installation, fiber, video, sculpture, and stop motion animation. She utilizes bright and tactile materials reminiscent of childhood. Harari employs playful splendor as a lure, enticing the viewer to evaluate her larger conceptual goals. She blends autobiographical and fantastical narratives to explore the relationship between societal constructs and uninhibited experience, focusing primarily on how this affects female identity. Harari earned her Bachelors of Science in Studio Art at Skidmore College, where she received the Marguerita Mergentime Award in Fiber Art. Her work has been exhibited at venues including A.I.R Gallery and The Silent Barn, and has been reviewed in publications including Brooklyn Magazine. Harari attended the Vermont Studio Center as an artist in residence and grant recipient. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.