Victoria Fu in Art Forum

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 10 October 2014 at 12:00 AM | Link


In the latest issue of Art Forum Tony Pipolo writes about the New York Film Festival's "Projections" lineup of video works, including Victoria Fu.

"...Victoria Fu’s Lorem ipsum 1 (2013) constructs a digital portrait both more literal and skewed, cleverly composed of multiple, simultaneous, even contradictory angles. How this reflects its title—a phrase derived from an ancient text of Cicero’s and now used to identify a “filler text” in graphic design—is unclear to me. As we watch a woman walking into and through her house and gazing out of her window (Maya Deren’s /i>Meshes of the Afternoon [1943] may come to mind), an uneasy tension invests the flow of fragmentary images as they flirt with and recoil from a fully integrated, intact portrait: We never quite see the woman’s entire face in a sustained composition—as if, like her work, the artist refuses reduction to a single perspective."

Read the full article here.

Victoria Fu Included in New York Film Festival's Projections

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 8 August 2014 at 8:00 AM | Link


Work by Victoria Fu has been included in the New York Film Festival's Projections lineup at the Film Society of Lincoln Center (New York, NY), 10/3/14 - 10/5/14.

"Contemporary visual artists are, meanwhile, making their first appearances at NYFF this year, including the 2014 Turner Prize–winning Laure Prouvost, artist and theorist Hito Steyerl and Victoria Fu, featured in this year’s Whitney Biennial."

Further information on the New York Film Festival's Projections is available here.

Gallery Artists Keep Busy this Summer

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 8 August 2014 at 4:00 PM | Link



The work of Brookhart Jonquil and Elisabeth Condon has been included in the Florida Prize exhibition at Orlando Museum of Art (Orlando, Fl), 6/21/14 - 9/7/14.

Further information on the "Florida Prize" is available here.

Brookhart Jonquil is also a Merit Award Recipient of the 63rd Annual All Florida Juried Competition and Exhibition at the Boca Museum of Art (Boca Raton, Fl), 8/10/14 - 10/18/14, and was featured as the Artist of the Week on LVL3.

Further information on the "63rd Annual All Florida Juried Competition and Exhibition" is available here, and you can read Brookhart's LVL3 article here.



Elisabeth Condon has also been included in Never Mind the Bullocks at Life on Mars Gallery (Brooklyn, NY), 6/27/14 - 8/10/14, and has been invited to take part in the six-month Swatch Art Peace Hotel Artist Residency in Shanghai, China (pictured above).

Further information on "Never Mind the Bullocks" is available here, and you can learn more about the Swatch Art Peace Hotel here.



The work of Frances Trombly, along with fellow Miami artist Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova, has been included in Textures of Place at Prosjektrom Normanns (Stavanger, Norway), Preview 8/22/14.

Further information on the "Textures of Place" and Prosjektrom Normanns is available here.

Elisabeth Condon: Enticing Luminosity @ Lesley Heller

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 4 April 2014 at 3:32 PM | Link


Work by Elisabeth Condon has been included in the exhibition Enticing Luminosity at Lesley Heller Workspace (New York, NY), 3/16/14 - 4/20/14.

"Enticing Luminosity: curated by Olive Ayhens, presents thirteen artists who have a passion for, and are inspired by, the use of light. The artists selected reference fashion, current events, and architecture and work in a broad range of mediums including: sculpture, painting, video, and installation."

Further information on "Enticing Luminosity" is available here.

Brookhart Jonquil: The New Romantics @ Eyebeam

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 4 April 2014 at 2:41 PM | Link


The work of Brookhart Jonquil has been included in the exhibition The New Romantics at Eyebeam (New York, NY), 4/17/14 - 5/10/14.

"The New Romantics is an exhibition exploring the ways in which contemporary artists using digital media engage the body, representations of nature, poetic irony, and expressions of individuality as originally expressed in 19th Century Romanticism. By drawing equivalences between then and now, this exhibition identifies a critical precedent for artists today that are responding to their ever changing technological environment. Just as the Romantics responded to the industrial revolution, this group of artists are similarly responding to the current information revolution."

Further information on "The New Romantics" is available here.

Brandon Opalka: Some Like it Hot @ History Miami

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 4 April 2014 at 2:33 PM | Link


SOME LIKE IT HOT
History Miami, Miami, FL
February 21, 2014 - May 31, 2014
Curator: Brandon Opalka
Some Like It Hot recognizes Miami’s flourishing art scene, and emphasizes the “hot” phenomenon of art in the streets, a recent development that has redefined the local art community. Continually inspired by Miami’s climate, sandy beaches, nightlife, history, and distinct blend of Latin American, Caribbean, and American cultures, Miami-based artists often transform their experiences of the city’s complex and offbeat identity into individualized visual languages. Their often site-specific, public pieces have long acted as a local tourist attraction, and have increased their prominence while simultaneously stimulating the gentrification of the communities in which they create. This exhibition highlights examples of their work, which showcase a variety of mediums and genres found within the eclectic, constantly evolving mural art tradition. The pieces reflect a wide range of art practices, including studio art, visual design, and graffiti, and represent an indigenous expression of public art.

Quotes from Opalka and more information is available at www.Local10.com

Jenny Brillhart: Noonday Review & Press

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 4 April 2014 at 3:50 PM | Link

Jenny Brillhart: Room Service - On the Hotel in the Arts and Artists in the Hotel

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 4 April 2014 at 3:36 PM | Link


We are proud to share Jenny Brillharts's participation in Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden's exhibition Room Service.
March 22 - June 22, 2014
Lichtentaler Allee 8a, 76530 Baden-Baden, Germany

Victoria Fu: 2014 Whitney Biennial & Moving Image Art Fair

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 3 March 2014 at 12:00 AM | Link


We are proud to share Victoria Fu's participation in the 2014 Whitney Biennial and the Moving Image Art Fair.

2014 Whitney Biennial
Installation in the Lobby Gallery
May 7-11, 2014
945 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10021

Moving Image Art Fair
March 6-9, 2014
Waterfront New York Tunnel, 269 11th Ave, New York, NY 10001

Beatriz Monteavaro & Saya Woolfalk: Featured on The Huffington Post

posted by Emerson Dorsch on 1 January 2014 at 1:47 PM | Link

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Beatriz Monteavaro's and Saya Woolfalk's upcoming exhibitions Ouroboros and Chimera have both been featured at The Huffington Post in the article "Art And Science Have Never Looked So Good Together"

Click here to read the article on The Huffington Post's website.

Beatriz Monteavaro: Ouroboros & Saya Woolfalk: Chimera
January 11 - February 21, 2014
Opening reception January 11, 2014, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Emerson Dorsch, Miami, FL