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Brookhart Jonquil

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Birthplace
Santa Cruz, CA

Birth year
1984

Lives in
Miami

Works in
Miami

Website

Schools
University of Arizona, 2007, BFA
University of Arizona, 2007, BA Art History
School of The Art Institute of Chicago, 2010, MFA

Representing galleries
Piero Atchugarry, Emerson Dorsch

Current Exhibitions and Events
Nov, 2015 Illuminations
Miami Biennale
 
Statement

Brookhart Jonquil’s sculptures use architectural materials such as steel, mirrors, glass, cement, and fluorescent tubes. Drawing from post-minimal artists such as Gordon Matta-Clark and Robert Smithson, as well as Light and Space figure such as Robert Irwin and James Turrell, Jonquil’s constructions engage reflections and refractions of light to create delicately immaterial forms within physical structures, with a palpable use of gravity and tension. Jonquil’s work draws from the history of Utopian architecture, as well as mathematics, physics, and Plato, to probe the ways that societies as well as individuals grapple with the attempt for perfection.

Recent Exhibits

Brookhart Jonquil participated in these exhibits:

Dec, 2015 ArtSlant Prize Exhibition 2015
Aqua Art Miami
 
May, 2015 Ideal Perfection
LVL3 Gallery
 
Mar, 2015 Alternative Contemporaneity: TAZ
Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA NOMI)
 
May, 2014 More-Than-One-And-Less-Than-Two
Gordilloscudder
 
Oct, 2013 Back of Beyond
Deering Estate at Cutler
 
Apr, 2013 In a Perfect World
Emerson Dorsch
 
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