Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Clk, Gd & Ocg, Post-Op:


Group Exhibition

July 12–August 17, 2012
Opening: Thursday, July 12, 5-7pm

Artists: Rachel Beach, Peter Demos, Andrew Falkowski, Emilio Gomariz, Jay Shinn, Suzanne Song, Rebecca Ward, and Ken Weathersby

"Mixed Greens presents Post-Op, a group exhibition exploring the influence of Op Art within contemporary visual art practice. The recognizable movement of the mid-60s was dismissed by many critics of the time, but the movement—grown out of geometric abstraction, trompe l’oeil, and the uncertainty and perceptual change of the mid-20th Century—has proven to be of current importance. Post-Op brings together eight artists working in a variety of media, all of whom contemplate perception, form, function, and rationality to create works tied to the lineage of the Op movement. Through color, line, lighting, and even animation, these artists explore visual illusion in exciting ways.


Mixed Greens -- 531 west 26th street, 1st floor -- new york, ny 10001 -- tel: 212 331 8888 -- fax: 212 343 2134 --

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