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Thomas Albdorf

  Thomas Albdorf works from Oh Fail, You Beauty at Fotogalerie Wien Given the pervasive influence that photography has on our social landscape, it is no surprise that artists have taken the opportunity to fundamentally reconsider those terms by which the medium operates. One of the clearest responses has been a “sculptural” one, that is […]

Colby Bird

Colby Bird works from Hope Goes with Man to the Foot of the Gallows Colby Bird’s most recent photographs are of objects (e.g., a candle, a rose, a statuette in a garden, a knife next to a raw steak) and a woman whose identity is never fully revealed. The images are enlargements of Polaroid negatives […]

Michael Mandiberg

Michael Mandiberg From Aaaaa! To ZZZap! opening tonight at Denny Gallery. The Wikipedia entry for “quixoticism” runs only about 255 words. But if anyone could argue for a personal mention, it might be Michael Mandiberg. For the past three years, he has been fully engaged in a project that might make even the most intrepid […]

Travess Smalley

  Travess Smalley at Foxy Production Travess Smalley’s inaugural solo exhibition at Foxy Production comprises large-scale print works, a five-volume book of images, and a short story. Blurring distinctions between process and product, and between analog and digital, Smalley confounds viewer’s certainties about optical perception. Smalley creates a web of mediated images that speak to […]

Inflected Objects #1 Abstraction

  There is no such thing as a confined virtual domain. Computational processes can be traced everywhere and are deeply interwoven into the fabric of everyday routines. This results in a hybrid reality constituted by digital and physical infrastructures alike. As a result, artistic production that deals with questions related to digital culture has increasingly […]

Tyler Los-Jones

Tyler Los-Jones Work from We, ourselves included at Ditch Projects. “We, ourselves included is a meditation on landscape photography, representation and inherited assumptions about environments. These works began as typical tourist images taken while visiting Glaciers in-and-around Banff, Jasper, Yoho and Kootenay parks this past summer. The Peyto, Jumbo, Daly and Saskatchewan Glaciers are depicted […]

After Wilderness

After Wilderness Work by Ella Görner & Stephen Nachtigall “The lock upon my garden gate’s a snail, that’s what it is The lock upon my garden gate’s a snail, that’s what it is Caterpillar sheds his skin to find a butterfly within Caterpillar sheds his skin to find a butterfly within First there is a […]

Justin Hodges

Justin Hodges Work from Summit. “Summit is an amalgamation of Romantic landscape paintings, miniature golf courses, and Google image searches. In Summit, sculptural interventions work to create an immersive experience addressing the nature and function of photography in contemporary visual culture. To activate Summit its viewer must become a participant on the stage where summiting […]

Katleen Vinck

Katleen Vinck Work from her oeuvre. In her work, Katleen Vinck often makes use of scale models in which she relates the characteristics of sculpture, architecture and theatre scenography to one another. Her education in architecture, art and scenography makes such an overarching approach obvious yet challenging at the same time. Vinck focuses on phenomena […]

Sarah Sze

Sarah Sze Work from her ongoing exhibition at Victoria Miro. “Sarah Sze’s exhibition at Victoria Miro spans all three spaces. This is the artist’s third solo show with the gallery and her first presentation in Europe since representing the United States at the 2013 Venice Biennale. In the Wharf Road galleries the exhibition comprises three […]