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Alaina Clarke

Grand Rapids, MI, United States

We live in a technology-focused society. From texting to e-mailing to social media, we declare our relationships in so many disconnected and impersonal ways. The hand written word conveys a sentiment that our obsession with immediate gratification often rejects. A new meaning is brought to life when these thoughts are transcribed by hand. There are moments within a hand written letter that are poetic and earnest. There is sanctity in words. They are candid truths that know no boundaries. By making the privacy of one’s words public, I hope to suggest the lost beauty of romancing and its unpretentious relationship to the hand written word.

Alaina's ArtPrize Entries

These are Alaina's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.

  • Photo of Curated Love: To Be Continued...

    Curated Love: To Be Continued...

    2015 ArtPrize Entry Alaina Clarke
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    Curated Love

    2014 ArtPrize Entry Alaina Clarke
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