Curated by Katherine Harvath
Jun 4 – Aug 6, 2016
Opening Reception Saturday, June 4, 4–7 pm
835 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
Featuring: Roger Brown, Edie Fake, Barbara Kasten, Aay Preston-Myint, Catherine Sullivan/Katarzyna Wińska, and Teatr Opera Buffa, & Nicholas Sullivan
Centered around performativity in visual arts, Gist & Gesture includes paintings, objects, photographs and other projects that utilize dramatic techniques. Taking the position that depiction and artifice serve an important social function, the exhibition brings together artworks that use illusion to striking effect.