Paul Rutkovsky

Contact

Associate Professor, Department of Art
prutkovsky@fsu.edu
Office: FAB407
artgarbage.com

Areas of Teaching

Drawing, Digital Imaging, Installation, Mixed Media

Artist Statement

Incorporating low and high teach consumer appliances, motors with rotating plastic food, computer prints with thick paint dripping from them, fans cooling motors that overheat, cassette players with continuous sounds of television commercials and soap operas, toys that frown, smile or talk, to reveal the connection to a living work of blood and tissue.

“The primary focus for me is to connect the technology to our lives, to eliminate the barriers between flesh and silicon.”

Currently on display in the Turnbull Conference Center: