Monday, October 06, 2008

Opening this Friday

For a little promotion in my own self interest, a show I have been working on is opening this Friday:
Ferris Ferus
Opening reception: Friday, October 10: 6:00 – 9:00 pm.
October 10 —November 1, 2008

Artists include Amy Babinec, Matt Metzger, Kimmy Noonen, Dan Paz, Nessie Ruiz, Mike Schuh, Marilyn Volkman & Erik Wenzel

Curated by isthmus

Ferris Gallery
5228 S. Harper Ave
Chicago IL 60615

Hosted by DOVA temporary

Presented here is an array of artists creating work in a variety of media that playfully addresses the concept of "revolutions," resulting in a multiplicity of interpretations: abstract, formal, technological, social and political. One goal of this project seeks to establish a curatorial tradition based on continuous change, rotation and re-figuration. Ferris Gallery points not only to the revolutionary LA space, but also the great wheel in Hyde Park, both of which sought to signal their locale as a cultural destination. As a whole, isthmus presents a negotiable set of constraints regarding the notion of "revolutions" and its contemporary context.

>OPEN PRACTICE COMMITTEE as seen in Artforum

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