licking yellow fog
gallery km is proud to present licking yellow fog, the gallery's first solo show of work by Los Angeles-based artist Rebecca Ripple. The exhibition consists of large and medium scaled sculpture installed from ceiling, floor and wall, as well as drawings and process-pieces that act as instigators for Ripple's sculptural conversations. Materials used include acrylic, aluminum, vinyl, tape, plastic, wood, hair, linoleum and florescent light. The exhibition will take place from November 3rd through December 8, with a reception for the artist on Saturday November 3rd, from 6 to 8 in the evening.
Ripple received her M.F.A from Yale University in 1995, and has exhibited throughout the United States and in Italy, including shows at Kristi Engle Gallery and the Brewery Project in Los Angeles, the Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena, Rosamund Felsen Gallery in Santa Monica, Ludwig Drum Factory in Chicago, and many others. Her work has been featured in Sculpture Magazine, and reviewed in LA Weekly, ArtScene, Chicago Tribune and American Craft. She attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and has received multiple awards including a C.O.L.A. City of Los Angeles Individual Artist Fellowship and a Nathan O. Freedman Endowment for Exceptional Creative Accomplishments Award. She teaches at California State University, Northridge and Los Angeles Community College, and she lives and works in Los Angeles.