Author Archives: Olexandra

About Olexandra

OlexArts is created by Olexandra Pruchnicky, a multidisciplinary artist best known for her work in The PepTides. Olexandra works in high level administration, including contract management and arts admin. She is also a public speaker on innovation and the arts. She is a Virgo with a rising sign in Leo (go figure).

Clothing Stories: Flesh and Bone and Diamond Ring

Fashion is personal. You have the opportunity to distil who you are from that giant list of suggestions of what to wear, what not to wear, and endless parades of “what is in.” Take a deep breath. And say: “You know

Clothing Stories: Flesh and Bone and Diamond Ring

Fashion is personal. You have the opportunity to distil who you are from that giant list of suggestions of what to wear, what not to wear, and endless parades of “what is in.” Take a deep breath. And say: “You know

Clothing Stories: Cobblers For Your Soul

To combat buzz words like “disposable,” “over-consumption,” “speed,” we have the Slow Movement, which advocates, well…slowing down! By focusing on process rather than product alone, on quality of life, and on an awareness of how we consume, the Slow Movement

Clothing Stories: Cobblers For Your Soul

To combat buzz words like “disposable,” “over-consumption,” “speed,” we have the Slow Movement, which advocates, well…slowing down! By focusing on process rather than product alone, on quality of life, and on an awareness of how we consume, the Slow Movement

Clothing Stories: BLANCHE! And All Things Glitter, Gold, and Faux Leather Leopard

In general the holiday season is a time where it seems to be more socially acceptable to wear sparkly stuff. This is nothing new. It’s being done by seniors in Miami every day. If you grandma’s wardrobe places her with

Clothing Stories: BLANCHE! And All Things Glitter, Gold, and Faux Leather Leopard

In general the holiday season is a time where it seems to be more socially acceptable to wear sparkly stuff. This is nothing new. It’s being done by seniors in Miami every day. If you grandma’s wardrobe places her with

Clothing Stories: My Granddad Survives in Traveling Mementoes

Holding on to pieces of clothing can be a beautiful thing, but if you don’t practice some level of restraint it can take over your life.  One of the biggest culprits in nostalgic garbage hoarding is travel memorabilia. No matter

Clothing Stories: My Granddad Survives in Traveling Mementoes

Holding on to pieces of clothing can be a beautiful thing, but if you don’t practice some level of restraint it can take over your life.  One of the biggest culprits in nostalgic garbage hoarding is travel memorabilia. No matter