Patrick, Heart of Darkness – Althoff, Gallery 4, Oil on canvas, 96” x 60″, 2011.
April 18 – May 24, 2013.
Opening Reception Thursday, April 18 from 8 – 10pm
Artist Talks: WALDRON-BLAIN 7:00pm, PATRICK 7:30pm
Main Gallery | Jehra Patrick | GALERIE ABSTRACTION
Jehra Patrick’s work consists of paintings and photography based on imagery appropriated from international museum spaces and archives. Patrick’s work is inspired by the structures of arts institutions and their responsibilities for art’s development.
The Main Gallery at Harcourt House will include paintings that incorporate diachronic allusions to movements and artists, as well as depicting illusionary spaces.
In an artists interpretation she sees the act of collecting, preserving archival objects as activities that determine the development of arts asthetic and political site.
Visit her website to see more works by Jehra Patrick… http://cargocollective.com/jehrapatrick