Candice Lin

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Looking into L’Origine Du Monde   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Candice Lin at François Ghebaly Gallery November 6th, 2010 - December 11th, 2010
Posted 11/22/10
        Despite its heavily researched investigation into the various branches of post-colonial thought and theory, there’s still actually a great amount of black humor, however uncomfortable, in the work of Candice Lin. At Lin’s current solo show at François Ghebaly Gallery, I entered the gallery to see a white ceramic sculpture of the bottom half of a female form sitting on a platform, , 2010. You must look directly into the genitalia to see the video playing inside, literally... [more]
Blood Pact   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Seann Bracken, Naomi Buckley, Spencer Douglass, Aragna Ker, Candice Lin, Maeghan Reid at Happy Lion November 10th, 2007 - December 22nd, 2007
Posted 12/2/07
The Sundowners isn’t a group show; it’s a one-minded collective. The work belongs together, as if the six artists secretly made a blood pact and then brought the fruits of their séance to The Happy Lion Gallery. The gallery space becomes a communal terrain within which dislodged narratives attempt to find their place. The six artists featured in The Sundowners are all in the early stages of their careers, having graduated from MFA programs at Claremont Graduate University and the San Francisco... [more]