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Johnny
Curated by: Charles Fogarty

1550 N. Milwaukee Ave. 2nd floor
60622 Chicago
Illinois

March 14th, 2013 - March 14th, 2013
Opening: March 29th, 2013 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://heavengallery.com
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
North Side
OPEN HOURS:  
Fri & Sat 1-6pm
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
TAGS:  
photography, conceptual, landscape
COST:  
free

DESCRIPTION

New work by Claire Valdez, Charles Fogarty, and Ilene Godofsky

 “A show about trust”

 (not really)

A show about trust” or new work from Claire Valdez and Charles Fogarty, with work selected from Ilene Godofsky's Wish You Were Here and THIS LANDSCAPE

A sleazy good time”

Featuring “suggestive photography and “enthusiastic seating”

"Legions of Brando impersonators have turned his performance in this seminal 1954 motorcycle movie into self-parody, but it's still a sleazy good time."

-Dave Kehr (In reference to The Wild One, but regarding something else entirely)

Organized by Heaven Gallery and Charles Fogarty with thematic inspiration taken from Marlon Brando’s perfect characterization of  “Johnny” in László Benedek’s 1953 classic The Wild One, and the paradox of an allegorically dynamic character.