Act I Opening Saturday January 18, 2013. At Fellows of Contemporary Art. Los Angeles
Act II Opening Tuesday January 21, 2013. At Claremont Graduate University.
Sarah Awad, Crouching State, 2012 . Oil on canvas, 30 x 23 inches
Daniela Campins, Stormy Weather, 2012. Oil on Canvas, 16 x 14 in
Clifford Eberly, Flat Earth, 2011-2012. Pinecones, plaster gauze, paper mache, epoxy, resin, steel brushes, wood. 40”h x 27”w x 32”d
Jay Erker, Walk It Out, 2013 (Video, 1 min, 3 sec)
Helen Rebekah Garber, Vessel I, 2013. Oil on hessiean, 24” x 30”
Rochelle Gomez, Flowers, 2013, wood, cane, carpet, fiber optic flower lamps
Bessie Kunath, Ode to Noah Purifoy’s Ode to Frank Gehry, 2012, Joint compound, latex paint, steel tubing, spray paint, metal pedestal, 30″ × 30″ × 60″
Danielle McCullough, Gleaning From Omelas (Red), 2011. Rope, plaster wrap, clay, leather, acrylic, oil. 92” x 72”
Nancy Lupo, That Those, 2013, polyurethane foam, magic sculpt, flocking and terry cloth towel, dimensions variable.
Stephanie Washburn, Here About 3, 2013. Found photograph and scrub brush , 5.5 x 7.5 inches
Tessie Whitmore, New Age, oil on canvas, 16” x 12”
Are Friends Electric? is a group art exhibition curated by the Manual History Machines dispersed between two locations as Act I and Act II. Act I is presented as aCurators Lab Exhibition at Fellows of Contemporary Art (FOCA) in Chinatown, Los Angeles from January 18 - March 21, 2014. Opening just a few days later, Act II will be on view in the Peggy Phelps Gallery and East Gallery at Claremont Graduate University from January 21 - February 6th, 2014. Both exhibitions present works from the same group of artists, pushing our modes of perception and ability to relate to the artists’ works.
Are Friends Electric? was organized by LA-based artist collective Manual History Machines.
Opening reception at FOCA is on Saturday, January 18th, 2014 from 6-9pm. Catalog release with text by David Pagel accompanied by Artist Talk- date TBA.
“Are Friends Electric, Act II” will be on view from January 21st – February 6th at the Peggy Phelps and East Gallery, Claremont Graduate University, located at 251 E. Tenth Street, Claremont, CA 91711. Hours of operation: 10am-5pm/ Monday through Friday.
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