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Gameboy Haiku, 2008 Nintendo Gameboys (version With Backlight), Re-programmed Game Cards Dimensions Variable © courtesy of the artist and Jenkins Johnson Gallery
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Please Come Back, 2008 Neon 53 X 43 Inches © courtesy of the artist and Jenkins Johnson Gallery
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Nah/Yep, 2008 Graphite, Gouache, Colored Pencil, Acrylic on Paper 28 X 39 Inches © courtesy of the artist and Jenkins Johnson Gallery
T_XT_RT
Curated by: Courtney Johnson

521 West 26th Street
5th Fl
New York, NY 10001
May 5th, 2011 - June 25th, 2011
Opening: May 5th, 2011 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.jenkinsjohnsongallery.com
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
chelsea
EMAIL:  
nyc@jenkinsjohnsongallery.com
PHONE:  
212-629-0707
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue- Sat 10-6
TAGS:  
photography, mixed-media, digital, installation, video-art
COST:  
free

DESCRIPTION

Jenkins Johnson Gallery, New York is pleased to announce T_XT_RT, an exhibition which examines the relationship between text and art. Focusing on visual artwork which incorporates text, the exhibition will also be accompanied by two readings at the gallery of New York and San Francisco poets and writers on Thursday, May 19 at 6pm and Thursday, June 2 at 6pm. Visual artists featured include Jeremy Bert, Samantha Boudrot, Brian Dettmer, Nathaniel Donnett, Tim Etchells, Claudia Goulette, Cody Hoyt, Mena Kamel, Glenn Ligon, Jack Pierson, Burt Ritchie, Felandus Thames, Leonie Weber, Christine Wong Yap, and Samson Young. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, May 5 from 6 - 8 pm.

T_XT_RT reading I will be held Thursday, May 19 at 6PM featuring Susan Brennan, Will Edmiston, Adam Fagin, Evan Kennedy, Jesse Seldess, and Stacy Szymaszek.

T_XT_RT reading II will be held Thursday, June 2 at 6PM featuring David Buuck, Tom Comitta, Mónica de la Torre, Julie Patton, and Kim Rosenfield.