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Decentralized Features: Perceptions
November 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Artists Jenny Hata Blumenfield and Rosie Quick interrogate our understanding of space. This Features installation is established in dialogue with Mana Contemporary exhibition, I Shall Tell Only What I Want to Tell, inviting viewers to contemplate preconceived notions of our environment. Depth is flattened, perspective is distorted, and existing spaces are reconceptualized.
Hata Blumenfield and Quick join Decentralized for an opening reception and discussion, providing insight into their emerging practices. The artists present their work through a conversation touching on process, meditation, and imagined space.
Works on view are available for purchase.
JENNY HATA BLUMENFIELD
Jenny Hata Blumenfield is a ceramic artist working between Los Angeles and Brooklyn. She holds a BFA in ceramics from the Rhode Island School of Design and has exhibited at venues including the Clay Art Center in Port Chester, New York; Fisher Parrish Gallery in Brooklyn; the Hole in New York; Mana Contemporary in Jersey City; and Site 131 in Dallas. Her work is in publications in English, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, and Dutch.
Rosie Quick examines the relationship between mediums in respect to their history and ability to encourage reflection and meditation within a technological age. Quick holds a BA from Boston College, a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and an MFA from Pratt Institute. Quick has shown work at Deborah Berke Partners, New York; the Amos Eno Gallery, Brooklyn; and the Sculpture Center, Long Island City.