ALEXA MEADE

TED WEEKENDS
In her TEDTalk, Alexa Meade tells us she came to art in her 20s, with apparent certainty and resolve. I, on the other hand, came kicking and screaming.
TED WEEKENDS
I am now three years into this project, and the fear that I experienced at the beginning has never really subsided. In fact, it seems like my fears have only increased as the project travels further out into the world and is seen by a wider audience.
TED WEEKENDS
My name is Izzy. I'm 30 years old. I live in Japan. I came here two years ago to follow my childhood dream: to become a ninja.
TED WEEKENDS
Is that a painting -- or a person? Unconventional artist Alexa Meade slathers her subjects with paint, and even dunks them in a bathtub of milk, in pursuit of the perfect portrait.