On view January 27-February 26, 2017 / This exhibition was juried by Avram Finkelstein.
Inspired by philosopher Herbert Marcuse’s notion of “the great refusal,” Embark’s latest exhibition Get Lost showcases contemporary takes on queer identity politics. By challenging the representational imagery that queer art is perhaps best known for, these artists present a new understanding of the self through displacement and absence, suggesting that queer activism in the digital age may take more nuanced forms of expression.♥ Read the rest
finished works // studio one oakland
these works were spun on the pottery wheel using unconventional methods and tools.
these three pieces were spun on a wheel in a community center beginning pottery class. all three were made by spinning out clay over the artist’s fist instead of the usual method.♥ Read the rest