A visually dense and stimulating environment of elaborate, traditional altars and multi-dimensional art installations. Click here for more information about accompanying events & extended gallery hours.
Group exhibition Electronic Pacific, July 12–August 17, investigates the liminal spaces of language translation, digital communication as a visual art medium, and trans-oceanic cultural exchange. Local and international artists with connections to the Pacific Rim transform shipping containers into installation spaces to showcase time-based media and electronic communications as transitional cultural space.
This group exhibition of large-scale, participatory works is an offline opportunity to share creatively and to relate to both friends and strangers in meaningful ways. The exhibition is open April 5–26, 2013. In addition to regular gallery hours, there will be accompanying events every Thursday evening in April.
Curated by one of SOMArts’ 2012–13 Commons Curatorial Residency recipients, Jack Leamy, Overturn the Artifice features locally, nationally and internationally-recognized fine artists working in painting, installation, time-based media and performance strive to re-enfranchise the individual. Exhibition on view March 8–29, 2013.
Twelve Salvadoran artists explore the individual experiences of reconstruction and healing in the context of El Salvador’s postwar period. The exhibition opens with a reception on Friday, February 1, 6–9pm.