21st CENTURY CYPHERS
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 12
5-6pm: Member Preview
6-8pm: Public Reception, music by DJ Marjory Sweet
21st Century Cyphers, curated by Claude Smith,is a group exhibition that that brings together visual artists who are exploring the contemporary language structures through translation/mistranslations, abbreviated means of communication (symbols, glyphs) and visually coded ways to represent and convey information.
Using a variety of processes that include painting, sculpture, technology and new media, installation, and sound, the works on view in this exhibition highlight language itself as diverse medium reflecting the nuances of communication in the 21st century.
Participating artists include John Phillip Abbott, Gina Adams, Mirtha Dermisache, Bart Exposito, Guillermo Game-Peña & Enrique Chagoya, Asuka Goto, Sky Hopinka, Nina Katchadourian, Karla Knight, Matt Magee, Hayal Pozanti, Walter Robinson and Joel Swanson.