The Gaps Between Us Opening Reception, Friday, August 21, 6-8pm

DAMON ARHOS: Olly Olly Oxen Free, ​2015, acrylic and paper collage on canvas, 8 ft. x 12 1⁄2 ft.

DAMON ARHOS: Olly Olly Oxen Free, ​2015, acrylic and paper collage on canvas, 8 ft. x 12 1⁄2 ft.

Ortega y Gasset Projects Presents The Gaps Between Us
Curated by Eric Hibit, the show includes works by Damon Arhos, Sarah Clough ChambersSuzy Kopf, and Kirk Daniel Palmer.
August 21 – Augsust 30, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, August 21, 6 – 8pm
Ortega y Gasset Projects
363 3rd Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Ortega y Gasset Projects is pleased to host The Gaps Between Us, an exhibition of work by MICA Low-Residency MFA candidates Damon Arhos, Sarah Clough Chambers, Suzy Kopf, and Kirk Daniel Palmer. The exhibition runs from Friday, August 21 to Sunday August 30. There will be a reception for the artists on Friday, August 21, 6-8pm. The exhibition will be open for viewing on Saturdays and Sundays 1-6pm or by appointment.

Working from traditions of painting, the artists in this show use the formats of painting to explore a diverse range of themes related to contemporary American culture. These include leisure culture, personal histories, queer identity, and the nature of perception. A unifying theme of the work is the relationship to traditional approaches to painting, while simultaneously pushing the limits if the medium’s scale and material presence. Perhaps most importantly, personal friendship unifies this group of individuals, each of whom possess a unique biography. Their identity as a group speaks …more…

Also on view: a site-specific installation in the gallery vestibule by George Rush
Upcoming: Color Against Color, curated by Eric Hibit, opens Sept. 11, 2015

Ortega y Gasset Projects
363 3rd Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215
oygprojects.com