“Dime-Store Alchemy” Exhibition

The FLAG Art Foundation

poster for “Dime-Store Alchemy” Exhibition

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9th Floor

Curated by Jonathan Rider

The exhibition features 24 contemporary artists who elevate everyday objects through the framing devices of cabinets, shelves, and containers. Contextualized within the broader legacy of artist Joseph Cornell (1903-1972) and his celebrated box constructions, this selection of artworks, and their safeguarded contents, addresses issues of identity, value, memory, and time. Artists include:

Kader Attia
Nayland Blake
Matthew Buckingham
Sophie Calle
Francis Cape
Mark Dion
Vincent Fecteau
Tony Feher
Ryan Gander
Robert Gober
Mona Hatoum
Susan Hiller

Damien Hirst
Josh Kline
Thomas Lanigan-Schmidt
Josephine Meckseper
Portia Munson
Curtis Talwst Santiago
Carolee Schneemann
Nancy Shaver
Haim Steinbach
Robert Therrien
Nicole Wermers
Rachel Whiteread



from June 05, 2018 to August 17, 2018

Opening Reception on 2018-06-05 from 18:00 to 20:00

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