Co- Re-Creating Spaces surveys how artists are questioning and subverting existing contexts or spaces -– the law, the economy, history, the news, language, etc. -– and contributing to their re-imagining and re-creation. The exhibition recognizes that “reality” itself can be both art medium and art object, and speculates how developments in the virtual and the actual might affect one another.
Participating artists: Morehshin Allahyari, Nadav Assor, Amy Balkin, Aram Bartholl, Zanny Begg, Oliver Ressler, Linda Bilda, Irina Botea, Martha Colburn, Michael Corris, Cassandra Emswiler, Kristen Cochran, Greg Metz, eteam, Cao Fei, Yevgeniy Fiks, Olga Kopenkina, Alexandra Lerman, Institute for Wishful Thinking, Martha Rosler, Dread Scott, the Yes Men & Steve Lambert, and Karen Weiner with Celia & Frank Eberle.
Art Talk tonite at CentralTrak, 7pm! With artists Morehshin Allahyari, Kristen Cochran, Michael Corris, Greg Metz, Karen Weiner, and Celia Eberle and curators Carolyn Sortor and Michael A. Morris. (Image at top by Morehshin Allahyari; photo below courtesy of CentralTrak.)
The artist who created the Dead Drop project, Aram Bartholl, encourages people to install them, asking only that info about the installation be submitted to a database to be shared with others. You can see our submission re- the dead drop in Co- Re-Creating Spaceshere. You might also want to bookmark his database; there are dead drops around the world, and it could be fun to find and use a few … .
Noir Heyd photo by eteam; and they and Carolyn and Mike all offer their heartfelt thanks to the many volunteers who so generously donated their time, energy, and creativity to help make 100 meters in Dallas a success! Here’s lookin’ at you, kids (in no particular order): Jeremy Massey, Hilary Miller, Karly - Hillary’s friend, Scott Wilson, Breckett Wilson, Sean House, Andrew Birmingham, Alice Won, R.E. Cox, Stephen Blais, Michael - Stephen’s friend, Danette Dufilho, Cigi Ingram/the Cow Goddess, Heyd Fontenot, Marcy B. aka Aminah Charms, Erin Gordon, Mona Kasra, Ben Britt, and last but not least, Barbie Britt.