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"Immoral/Immortal" Solo Exhibition with Michael Thompson

This is a solo exhibition with photography by Chicago artist Michael Thompson.  Opening reception Dec 1st 5-10 PM.  Closing January, 1, 2018. 

Artist Statement: 

My work involves fake postage stamps, mono-prints, kinetic sculptures, kites, chine-colle prints, etching, assemblage, drawing, lighting, video, sound and faux objects cobbled together from discarded, appropriated, manufactured, objects, images, both in and out of the public domain, legal or il, good, bad and indifferent, carved, enlarged, stapled, pressed, copied, tied, transferred, welded, glued, perforated, hung, floated, sold, destroyed, confiscated, recycled, mailed, traded, kept as art or decoration or evidence, as junk, treasure or legal tender by art collectors, postal inspectors, State Security agents, prosecutors, family, friends, enemies and foes, for laughs, love, investment, color-coordination, evidence, re-use or just because...

 

 

 

Earlier Event: October 6
Broken Borders