VESSEL GALLERY GRAND REOPENING

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February 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Please join us for the festivities of our reopen, and the opening of Migration!

We have added artworks by William Harsh, Evan Holm, Iris Polos, Peter St. Lawrence, and Cyrus Tilton to the show.

Migration has affected humans from the beginning of time. This show MIGRATION offers several ideas of migration: David Burke’s’ paintings remind us of human and animal migration due to water pressures such as pollution, floods, droughts, and more. His work thinks about migration in the context of political conflict, corruption, and job loss. Pamela Dernham’s newest work “America the Beautiful: Economic Migration” looks at waging war on socioeconomic class and economic displacement. Cheryl Derricotte’s new work “The Return” maps drawn data on the New Black Migration/Return of Black to the south. Gordon Glasgow presents a sculptural metaphor for migration. An installation of walking houses by Todd Laby personify the act of migration, and allow the viewer to ponder the gestures and possible narratives that surround these anthropomorphic forms. Walter James Mansfield’s abstractions conjure the environmental impact on migration, of humans and birds, whereas Jos Sances’s scratchboard drawing convey similarly with specificity of migratory birds and fleeing refugees. Painter Arleene Correa Valencia brings her life experience as a registered “illegal alien” in paintings that question what is required to be a legal human.

Artist Name: David Burke, Pamela Merory Dernham, Cheryl Derricotte, Gordon Glasgow, Todd Laby, Walter James Mansfield, Jos Sances, Arleene Correa Valencia, Lexine Alpert, Evan Holm, William Harsh, Iris Polos, Cyrus Tilton

About Artist: See Vessel Gallery for artist details: https://www.vessel-gallery.com/artists

Details

Date:
February 15
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Website:
https://www.vessel-gallery.com/current-exhibits#/migration/

Organizer

Vesell Satellite
Phone:
510-919-9694
Email:
info@vessel-gallery.com
Website:
https://www.vessel-gallery.com/vessel-satellite/

Venue

Vessel Gallery
480 23rd Street
Oakland, CA - California 94612 United States
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Phone:
510-920-0516
Website:
https://www.vessel-gallery.com/