New Sun at Locust Projects Miami

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Print, cardboard, paper, wood, cloth and papier-mâché – 3 x 6 x 3.58 m – 2008

Celebrating a decade as Miami’s landmark alternative artspace, Locust Projects organises its 10-year anniversary exhibition called Inevitable Continuum curated by executive Director Claire Breukel and artist Gene Moreno. Looking back at 10 years of exhibitions in the Wynwood artspace, Breukel and Moreno have invited one alumnus from each year to choose their favorite, most promising artist now.

Participating artists are Chris Buening selected by Tatiana Garmendia (shown at Locust Projects in 1999), Mariana Palma selected by Albano Afonso (2000), Ivan Reyes-Garcia selected by Gregory Green (2001), Seamus Harahan selected by Phil Collins (2002), Ronald Cornelissen selected by Beatriz Monteavaro (2003), Paul Cherwick selected by Jon Pylypchuk (2004), Jaime Gili selected by Eugenio Espinoza (2005), K8 Hardy selected by Laura Parnes (2006), Nikos Arvanitis selected by Magnus Arnason (2007), and Justin Hansch selected by Graham Hudson (2008).

New Sun bij Locust Projects, Miami
Print, karton, papier, hout, textiel en papier-machée – 3 x 6 x 3.58 m – 2008

Ter gelegenheid van het 10 jarig bestaan van Miami’s toonaangevende alternatieve tentoonstellingsruimten Locust Projects stellen directeur Claire Breukel en kunstenaar Gene Moreno de tentoonstelling Inevitable Continuum samen. Uit elk van de afgelopen 10 jaren kozen Moreno en Breukel 1 oud exposant en vroegen hen om hun favoriete, meest veelbelovende kunstenaar te kiezen voor de tentoonstelling.

Deelnemende kunstenaars zijn Chris Buening geselecteerd door Tatiana Garmendia (te zien bij Locust Projects in 1999), Mariana Palma geselecteerd door Albano Afonso (2000), Ivan Reyes-Garcia geselecteerd door Gregory Green (2001), Seamus Harahan geselecteerd door Phil Collins (2002), Ronald Cornelissen geselecteerd door Beatriz Monteavaro (2003), Paul Cherwick geselecteerd door Jon Pylypchuk (2004), Jaime Gili geselecteerd door Eugenio Espinoza (2005), K8 Hardy geselecteerd door Laura Parnes (2006), Nikos Arvanitis geselecteerd door Magnus Arnason (2007) en Justin Hansch geselecteerd door Graham Hudson (2008).

Many thanks/ Dank aan: Lisan Scheepe, Beatriz Monteavaro, Dan and Kathryn Mikesell.