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Becky Brown - Data, Dust

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When Jan 13, 2014 11:25 PM to
Feb 07, 2014 11:25 PM
Where Kent Place School, 42 Norwood Avenue, Summit, NJ
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Monday January 13, 2013 – Friday February 7, 2014

Reception: Friday January 17, 6-8pm

“Data, Dust” will include work from her “Complexes” series, long, scroll-like drawings that arrange found images and abstract shapes to form a kind of visual poetry. Structural ideas from literature, as well as shuffling of signs, marks and pictures underlie the elaborate and surprising works produced. The compositions are both playful and serious.

The artist has said, “My work focuses on visual vs. text language (their distinct conventions and inevitable overlaps); and the relationship of this composite language to architecture, urban space and the tradition of abstract art.” 

The artist is a 2012 MFA graduate of the fine arts program at Hunter College. She has recently exhibited in New York City; Delhi, India; Tegucigalpa, Honduras; Vienna, Austria; Berlin, Germany and Lodz, Poland. Residencies include Yaddo, I-Park Foundation, Vermont Studio Center, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and The WhyNot Place in Delhi, India. Since 2007, she has written art criticism for the Brooklyn Rail and artcritical.com

Kent Place Gallery is on the campus of Kent Place School, 42 Norwood Avenue, Summit, NJ. Gallery hours are Monday – Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. For more information call (908) 273-0900, or visit www.kentplace.org.

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Becky Brown
www.thelotterysong.com