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Christopher Meerdo

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Bodily Experience   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Cameron Crawford, David Gracie, Rachel Herman, Yun Jeong Hong, Julia Klein, Dani Levanthal, Todd Mattei, Christopher Meerdo, Chris Naka, Erin O’Brien, Steve Reinke, Melanie Schiff, Amy Sillman at Hyde Park Art Center July 17th, 2011 - October 16th, 2011
Posted 8/2/11
Kelly Kaczynski’s “Mouthing (The Sentient Limb)” invites us to use our bodily awareness to explore the artworks in this group exhibition as extensions of ourselves. The result is a series of complex object relation identifications. My head is in the hills (Erin O’Brian’s Mountain Head). My teeth are gleaming in the dark (Rachel Herman’s Deb’s Glowing Teeth). I want to sit here; I want to stick my hand in there; I want to sexually violate this sculpture (Julia Klein’s Stool, Orange Prop, Legs). M... [more]
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Response to Response   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Conrad Bakker, FRED CAMPER, Janina Ciezadlo, Alicia Eler, Jason Foumberg, Dianna Frid, Carol Jackson, Claire Wolf Krantz, Christian Kuras, Duncan MacKenzie, Silvia Malagrino, Christopher Meerdo, Adelheid Mers, Corey Postiglione, Claire Prussian, Lane Relyea, Carrie Schneider, Polly Ullrich, Lori Waxman at I Space Gallery April 24th, 2009 - May 30th, 2009
Posted 5/6/09
        The idea: art critics pair with artists, and let the artists have the final word. "Response: Art and the Art of Criticism," was curated by the well-respected group Chicago Art Critics Association (CACA), with Polly Ulrich, Claire Wolf Krantz and Janina Ciezadlo as the "point people" for I Space Gallery. Expectations were high for the eighteen art critics and artists who were featured simultaneously. But the bloggers and reviews weren't lavishing praise. Wrote Claudine Ise, of art... [more]
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