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Curated by Nina Gara Bozicnik

May 18, 2012 - June 24, 2012image 2 kalman web

Pretty Ugly: Deviant Materialism features painting, sculpture, video and photography that vacillate between the beautiful and the grotesque and elicit visceral reactions of both attraction and repulsion, delight and disquiet. The eight artists in this exhibition build on process and body-based art histories and incorporate performance strategies.

Exhibition Events:

Opening Reception with Performance by Charmaine Wheatley
Friday, May 18 | 6-8pm

Exhibition walkthrough with the curator
Thursday, May 31 | 6pm

Artists:

Kate Gilmore
Nicole Cherubini
Ashley Nightingale
Michelle Handelman
Charmaine Wheatley
Lauren Kalman
Summer Wheat
Marilyn Minter

 

Institutional supporters

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Barr Foundation and The Klarman Family Foundation in collaboration with the Barr-Klarman Arts Capacity Building Initiative


Bloomberg Philanthropies

National Endowment for the Arts

 

Massachusetts Cultural Council

 

Liberty Mutual Foundation

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