Tag Archives: January 18 to April 27 2014

On Rotation: Will Brown Selects INHERENT VICE: THIS IS NOT A BRUCE CONNER EXHIBITION

Gatehouse Gallery

BC_BUTTONS_FINAL-webIn the years since Bruce Conner’s 2008 death, the enigmatic Bay Area artist’s identity and mythology continue to evolve. For this exhibition, San Francisco-based collective Will Brown will work with previous Bruce Conner collaborators Anon, Anonymous, Anonymouse, Justin Kase, Erni Burden, Ernest E. Burden, Gene Buttmann, Emily Feather, and Dennis Hopper to produce a fluctuating exhibition of artifacts and artworks related to and inspired by the legendary artist. Several items drawn from di Rosa’s collection and archives will serve as starting points for an investigation of identity, authorship, remembrance, and mirroring. read more
Image: Will Brown, I AM / I AM NOT, 2014.

 

On Rotation: Will Brown SelectsINHERENT VICE: THIS IS NOT A BRUCE CONNER EXHIBITION

BC_BUTTONS_FINAL-webThis exhibition, guest curated by San Francisco-based collective Will Brown, is a show of work inspired by the late Bruce Conner that playfully investigates the artist’s mischievous and mysterious life. The individual works on display are recreations and reinterpretations of objects and scenarios found in letters of correspondence between Conner and Rene di Rosa. By reenacting these situations, this exhibition hopes to give the viewer a new look into the history of this fascinating and complicated artist. read more
Image: Will Brown, I AM / I AM NOT, 2014.