Thursday, September 25, 2008

“Under Surveillance” Opens with Record Breaking Attendance and Rave Reviews!

Thank you to everyone who attended the opening of “Under Surveillance” last week and contributed to a great night with over 200 guests. Congratulations to Sondra Arkin and Ellyn Weiss for pulling together this fascinating show and to the artists who created work for the exhibition.

Come by and see this visually and mentally stimulating show up through October 8th.

Nevin Kelly, Ellyn Weiss, and Sondra Arkin

The fans enjoying the show

Guest viewing Elizabeth Morisette's "plot: land", "plot: water", and "plot: road"

View of Ann Stoddard's video installation "Keeping 'Merica safe 4U" and Ellyn Weiss's "My Life From the Satellite” series

Photos courtesy of Laura Kuah

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Somebody’s Watching You: “Under Surveillance” Opens Next Week

Join us for the opening of “Under Surveillance” next Thursday, September 18 from 6 to 9 pm.

Aziza Claudia Gibson-Hunter, "Information Signature", mixed media

Curated by Ellyn Weiss and Sondra N. Arkin, “Under Surveillance” will feature the work of Scott G. Brooks, Groover Cleveland, Richard Dana, Anna U. Davis, Aziza Claudia Gibson-Hunter, Rosemary Luckett, Elizabeth Morisette, Ann Stoddard, Tim Tate, Ruth Trevarrow, and the curators themselves. The exhibition will reflect the artist’s concerns over the technology and the license now given both to the government and private corporations to watch and listen to us.

“Under Surveillance” runs September 17 through October 8, 2008. Opening reception, Thursday, September 18, 6 to 9 pm.