REMINDER: Fault Lines opens tomorrow night!
Please join us from 6-8 pm
Shane McAdams, Least Resistance (Flow), 2014
Ballpoint pen, oil and resin on panel, 48 x 48 inches
Fault Lines: Shifting Perspectives on Landscape in American Art
February 10 – March 18, 2016
Reception: Wednesday February 10th, 6-8 pm
Gerald Peters Gallery
24 East 78th Street, New York, NY 10075
GP Presents and Gerald Peters Gallery are pleased to announce Fault Lines: Shifting Perspectives on Landscape in American Art curated by Anna Ortt and Alexandra Polemis Vigil. Christy Gast, Shane McAdams, Jason Middlebrook, Kristine Moran, and Nick van Woert explore landscape alongside earlier artists like Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Hart Benton, Arthur Dove and Max Weber.
Today, the notion of landscape is more expansive than it was for the pictorial realists of its history, and more contingent on subjective meaning. Similar to their predecessors, today’s landscape artists use their subject as a vehicle for interpreting reality, taking it apart and putting it back together again in a way that questions its significance and authenticity. The five contemporary artists included in Fault Lines thus connect their work to this history of landscape while also providing new contexts in which to view it and new processes and new media with which to create it. Click here for FULL PRESS RELEASE
Christy Gast, Carizozo Bone Yard, 2014
Cyanotype on linen, 32 x 49 inches
Time Compression Keeps Me Coming Back for More, 2015
Acrylic on Maple, 27 x 23 x 1 1/5 inches
Kristine Moran, Woman into Wilderness 1, 2016
Oil on canvas, 20 x 16 inches
Nick van Woert, Beer Bark (Party's Over), 2016
North American Pine, cast cat litter, mdf, stainless steel fr., 84 x 60 in.
California Landscape, 1952
Oil on canvas, 19 1/4 x 28 in
Jimtown - New England Village, 1915
oil on gesso board on panel, 12 x 16 inches
GP Presents, a contemporary curatorial/project-based exhibition program, is a new division of Gerald Peters Gallery, New York. The exhibition will be on view at 24 East 78th Street and continues through March 18th.
For more information or images, please contact:
Anna Ortt, Director, GP Presents - email@example.com or call 212-628-9760
To inquire about the historical works of art, contact:
Alexandra Polemis Vigil, Director, Gerald Peters Gallery - firstname.lastname@example.org or call212-628-9760
All images courtesy of the artist, GP Presents and Gerald Peters Gallery.Nick van Woert images courtesy of the artist, GP Presents and GRIMM Amsterdam.
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