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Smoke Filled Room, 2013 Oil on Canvas 72 X 60 Inches © Courtesy of the Artist and ACME
Solo Exhibition

2939 Denby Ave.
90039 Los Angeles
CA

November 23rd, 2013 - December 21st, 2013
Opening: November 23rd, 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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DESCRIPTION

ACME. is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new paintings by Los Angeles based artist Tomory Dodge. This will be the artist's sixth solo exhibition at the gallery. The show will feature a single large-scale painting and six smaller scale paintings. In this body of work, Dodge's paintings seem to have a veil of black or white paint masking the surface of the canvas then deliberate scrapes reveal vibrant strips of color beneath. The paintings possess a forceful physicality, by revealing the strategic actions of the artist – every pull and scrape adds another layer to the finished painting.

Tomory Dodge (b. 1974, Denver, CO) received his MFA from the California Institute of the Arts and his BFA at Rhode Island School of Design. Recent exhibitions include the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC, Monica De Cardenas Galleria, Zuoz, Switzerland, CRG Gallery, New York, and Alison Jacques Gallery, London. His work is included in many museum collections including the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Orange County Museum of Art, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, among others.