Bigindicator

Harry Roseman: Enfold

Event  |  Reviews  |  Comments
20111123073818-jpg_test2
Enfold, 2011 Site Specific Wall Drawing
Harry Roseman: Enfold

523 W. 25th St.
10001 New York
NY
US
December 8th, 2011 - January 14th, 2012
Opening: December 8th, 2011 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.nancymargolisgallery.com
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
bronx
EMAIL:  
margolis@nancymargolisgallery.com
PHONE:  
212-242-3013
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Sat 10-6
TAGS:  
installation

DESCRIPTION

 The Nancy Margolis Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Harry Roseman’s exhibition titled “Enfold,” December 8 through January 14, artist reception Thursday, December 8 from 6 to 8pm.

The main part of the exhibition will be a black and white line drawing painted directly on the walls. Also included will be works linked thematically to the installation. The site-specific drawing will envelope the gallery in draping and folding cloth illusions. The two-dimensional soft flowing drapery as it winds through the space creates an idea of three-dimensionality. Fascinated by the dichotomy of opposites hard, soft, rigid, fluid, Roseman makes an exciting partnership between these contrasting elements.

Roseman, Professor of Art at Vassar College, is known for his striking site-specific installations, painted or drawn directly on the wall. His most notable public installation was commissioned for Terminal 4 at John F Kennedy airport. Roseman graduated from Pratt Institute, NY and has work in many prestigious collections including the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA, Brooklyn Museum of Art, NY, Menil Collection, TX, and Museum of Fine Art Santa Fe, NM.

Please feel free to contact the gallery if you have any questions or wish to receive more information about Harry Roseman. Images may be viewed on the gallery website www.nancymargolisgallery.com.

ArtSlant has shutdown. The website is currently running in a view-only mode to allow archiving of the content.

The website will be permanently closed shortly, so please retrieve any content you wish to save.