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The 2016 Future List

Meet the artists 
and innovators
 who will shape 
the year to come. Photos by Steve Korn.

Dive into each of our ten artists for 2016 by clicking their names below. Photos by Steve Korn
 
 

Malika Oyetimein

Malika Oyetimein

The Director


“The world isn’t comfortable right now.”


Joe Garber

Joe Garber

The Generator


“I constantly listen to voices in my head.”


Elicia Sanchez

Elicia Sanchez

The Trailblazer


“Telling stories is my voice.”


Leena Joshi

Leena Joshi

The Polymath


“Can you understand what I’m feeling right now?“


Joe Rudko

Joe Rudko

The Iconoclast


“Photography is fertile ground.”


Julia Fryett

Julia Fryett

The Bridge-builder


“The economic exclusivity of fine art turns me off.”


Meredith Wenger

Meredith Wenger

The Teacher


“These kids have so much ability, so much to give.”


Ben Hunter

Ben Hunter

The Culture-bearer


“Music is a powerful tool to learn about people.”


Kirsten de Lohr Helland

Kirsten deLohr Helland

The Leading Lady


“Yeah I’m an ingenue—watch it.”


Will Toledo

Will Toledo

The Wunderkind


“Getting signed made it easier to talk to my parents.”