Louisville painter Vian Sora’s process is all about adding and subtracting.  She first applies spray paint, acrylic or pigments to her canvas and, then, uses materials including Velcro and glass to strip color away. https://wfpl.org/destruction-rebirth-louisville-painter-vian-sora-finds-inspiration-in-berlin/

The abject has often been used throughout art history to describe the horrors of bodily waste: excrement, mucus, menstrual blood, the wound. As a term, it means to cast out or down, and as a theory, it can be simplified

Artist Vian Sora Finds a Home in Abstraction This is part of why Vian Sora believes miracles happen: It was 2003, just after the fall of Saddam Hussein in Iraq, and Sora, a promising young artist who’d had successful shows in Baghdad,

Member Preview: Unbounded Domains In the latest exhibition review from Ruckus, contributor Jessica Oberdick examines Vian Sora's solo show, Unbounded Domains, currently on view at Moremen Gallery. https://ruckuslouisville.com/unbounded-domains