DANIEL PRAVIT FETHKE
ARTIST + EDUCATOR

I am an interdisciplinary artist and educator based in Brooklyn. I have worked in the New York film industry for over a decade, having screened films and documentaries at festivals, including the Bushwick Film Festival, Atlanta Docufest, and at the CUNY Graduate Center. I regularly facilitate workshops, cooking classes, and creative gatherings that center food and recipes as ways to explore identity and culture. 

Projects

Tree of Heaven
Untitled Graduate Thesis
Pratt Public Sphere
Cannon Café (Café Bustelo)
Free Soup from Art School
Ox-Bow Pad Thai
LaTerre Realty Trust
On the Line

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2024 | Artist in Residence | Wassaic Project

2024 | Saturday Studio Workshop | Dia:Beacon

2024 | Year of the Dragon Print Daily Calendar | FAR–NEAR

2023 | Artist in Residence | Creature Conserve Residency, Governors Island, NY

2023 | Art on the Meadow Workshop | Ox-Bow School of Art & Residency Program

2023 | MFA Fine Arts Graduation | Pratt Institute

2023 | Pratt Public Sphere in the Press | Pratt.edu

2022 | Food as Resistance at La Morada | Commercial Type’s “The Food Issue”







TREE OF HEAVEN

DOC 234—34/2


2023

Duration:
18:07
Form: Mixed Media Installation
Materials: Remnants of Ailanthus altissima; Dessicated Spotted Lanternfly; Researcher’s wardrobe, Microscope; Sketches, Ephemera; 4K DCP Video
TREE OF HEAVEN

A mixed-media video installation chronicling the felling of an Ailanthus altissima (Tree of Heaven) in Brooklyn.

Collaborator: Sunny Leerasanthanah
Exhibition: Swale House, Governors Island, NYC




2345—45/42 LISUM