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Re-Presenting the Nude

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Maqueta Torso de Hombre, 2009 Resin + Natural Fibers 31" X 14" X 10" © Courtesy of the Artist and EVOKE Contemporary
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Three Graces at Lunch Oil on Canvas © Courtesy of the Artist and EVOKE Contemporary
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String Theory Oil on Linen on Board © Courtesy of the Artist and EVOKE Contemporary
Re-Presenting the Nude
Curated by: John O'Hern

550 South Guadalupe Street
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501
July 1st, 2010 - July 31st, 2010
Opening: July 1st, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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WEBSITE:  
http://evokecontemporary.com
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Guadalupe, Railyard
EMAIL:  
info@evokecontemporary.com
PHONE:  
505 995 9902
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Mond-Sat 10-5; Wed 10-8
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photography, mixed-media, realism, abstract, figurative, traditional, sculpture

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Re-Presenting the Nude | curated by John O'Hern

"The body and its senses are our tools for experiencing the world and each other. The ineffable energy that animates the body opens up worlds within and without.” John is Santa Fe Editor of American Art Collector and Western Art Collector magazines and was Executive Director and Curator of the Arnot Art Museum where he originated the innovative biennial exhibitions of contemporary realism, “Re-Presenting Representation.”

Re-Presenting the Nude | private view on thursday 01 july | by invitation only

RE-PRESENTING THE NUDE

curated by John O’Hern

July 1 – July 31 2010

July 2010 at EVOKE Contemporary brings the exhibition of the summer not-to-be-missed! July 1st is the date to save for EVOKE Contemporary’s exhibition Re-Presenting the Nude! The opening reception will be on THURSDAY from 6-8pm. For more information please contact us at 505.995.9902 , 877.995.9902

Re-Presenting the Nude is  an exhibition curated by John O’Hern with his selection of some of the finest and unique depictions of the nude in mediums of painting, sculpture and drawing by 28 internationally known artists working today – many of which never before shown in Santa Fe!  Will Wilson’s irresistible waif in the “String Theory” has been referred by many as a modern day “Mona Lisa”. Spanish master, Bernardo Torrens presents two of his most stunning masterpieces in acrylic on wood. New artist with EVOKE Contemporary is Lee Price presenting her unique aerial perspectives of those private moments in the bathroom or boudoir behind locked doors with deserts galore…all in the raw and mostly in the bathtub. Christyl Boger will entice you with her delightful siren in Swan Float which is a lyrical treat to anyone’s fantasies.

In addition to a tastefully uncensored exhibition, the opening night on Thursday July 1st will treat guests to hors d’oeuvres in the raw, aphrodisiac beverages and hot live entertainment. Re-Presenting the Nude will run through July 31st. Dress code – optional.