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Beyond a Memorable Fancy

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Beyond a Memorable Fancy, 2008
Beyond a Memorable Fancy
Curated by: Michelle Levy

323 West 39th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10018
October 30th, 2008 - December 20th, 2008
Opening: November 1st, 2008 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.efanyc.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
hell's kitchen
EMAIL:  
projectspace@efanyc.org
PHONE:  
212-563-5855 x244
OPEN HOURS:  
Wednesday through Saturday, 12-6pm
TAGS:  
printmaking, collaboration mixed-media, digital, installation, graffiti/street-art, video-art, conceptual
COST:  
free

DESCRIPTION

EFA Project Space presents Beyond A Memorable Fancy, an exhibition about print, perception, and artistic intervention.

Focusing on the transformative aspects of printmaking, Beyond a Memorable Fancy explores the current trend of artists experimenting with print techniques in order to appropriate and manipulate information—be it from text or image sources, cultural symbols, or nature.

The art in the exhibition spans a range of unconventional formats, including experimental film, laser stencil graffiti, vinyl signage, cast shadows, and boat-making paraphernalia. Even the more common print techniques present are used to achieve an unexpected result