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Friday 05.25.12

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Last Weekend of May 2012

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Christian Oldham at Appendix

The notifications sent out attracting people to Christian "Megazord" Oldham's Chat with Flowers at Appendix typically give little away. It might be frustrating to stab in the dark, but I implore you to make the jaunt up North to investigate the work of my favorite of the ultra-trendy-90s-core-net-based-dudes whose work is maturing faster than Erin Jobs. Although the boys have little to say about the show at the moment, we were left with this lovely little link.

Chat with Flowers
May 29 - 30th and June 1st - 3rd | 7-10 P.M.
Appendix | south alley between 26th & 27th, off NE Alberta


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Warm for Your Form, Bobbi Woods, 2011, Enamel on Poster

You won't have to sift through as many layers of shadowy "conceptualism" (or at least yard debris) to get to Bobbi Woods' opening at Fourteen30 tonight, but you will be confronted with some form of obfuscation. Here, the view of 1970s-era posters is almost totally covered by blankets of enamel. Fourteen30 writes, "Through an environment of repetition, in which the viewer is able to move easily between correlative works, Woods creates an experience predicated upon visual pleasure, desire, and obfuscation."

Warm For Your Form
Opening Reception | Friday, May 25th, 6-8pm
May 26 - July 15th, 2012
Fourteen30 | 1501 SW Market St.


Posted by Tori Abernathy on May 25, 2012 at 17:19 | Comments (1)


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Bobbi Woods

*[admin... fixed but you gotta admit Bobbi Brown's contemporary art career is an off to a roaring new start]

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