Day after Day is a two channel video installation that accompanies the photos and hand stitched maps from 30/30+.
After many months of hearing about the huge impending El Niño, with no actual signs of storms, Juliana Rico took action into her own hands. Arming herself with the tools of a citizen journalist- an iPhone and access to social media, Rico began the journey of reporting on El Niño through a durational performance on Instagram. El Niño Watch investigated and followed the predicted El Niño weather phenomenon in Southern California from November 2015 - March 2016. Rico adopted a weather forecaster persona and posted daily video updates to Instagram closely following the weather and El Niño while talking about everything from pop culture to relationships to politics.
One Off examines the biological phenomenon of insomnia and its mental and physical effects on the body. The work is a documentation and interpretation of chronic insomnia that the artist endured over the course of six months.