IlaSahai Prouty

Bakersville, NC

Core Fellow 1993-1994, Resident Artist 2001-2004


"I've had both long and short orbits round Penland. Her gravity pulls me in every so often to learn some things, be among friends and work hard, before I get spun back out all shiny and new."


Dream Repeater: Goldilocks, Save the World: Escape, 2012
Dimensions variable
Installation with paper, string, mylar and helium
Photo © Jack Foley
The White Ellery House, Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester, MA








Dream Repeater: Goldilocks, Save the World: Warrior, 2012
Dimensions variable.
Performance with crepe paper flowers, pines, wire, and army uniform worn in Afghanistan
Photo © Artist




Dream Repeater: Utopia: Bat Bundles, 2014
24 x 24 x 9 feet
Installation with baseball bats, artificial turf, and monoprints on waxed paper
Photo © Artist
Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Boone, NC