70-Foot Bertoia Sculpture

“The concern here is for the precedent-setting modernism perfected in New York in the mid-20th century. It set the standard for corporate and commercial construction world-wide and is increasingly recognized as a major American contribution to the architecture of our time. The problem is not restricted to thoughtless demolition; there are ways of altering or changing these buildings that destroys them just as effectively but in a more subtle and insidious fashion.”

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Brendan Loper in Introductions6 at Irvine Contemporary

Introductions 6: Artists

We are delighted to announce the artists selected for our annual invitational exhibition of recent art college graduates. Opening reception with the artists, Saturday July 31, 6-8 PM.

Firelei Baez Drawing, mixed media MFA, Hunter College
Claire Callagy Photography BA, Georgetown University
Steven M. Cummings Photography MFA, Maryland Institute College of Art
Hedieh Ilchi Painting, mixed media MFA , American University (2011)
Brendan Loper Painting, drawing, installation MFA , American University
Wafaa Yasin Video, installation MFA, California College of the Arts