NOVEMBER 21, 2015 - JANUARY 3, 2016
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ArtNews - Nov 25, 2015
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KAREN FINLEY – Broad Museum Performance and Coagula Solo Show.
Solo Show Love
Field opens November 21 at Coagula Curatorial in
Curatorial is pleased to announce Love Field, a solo show
of new work by world-renowned artist Karen Finley.
refers to the Dallas Airport that Jackie and Jack Kennedy landed
at on November 22, 1963.
PRESENCE OF ABSENCE
visualization of selective memory - a way of remembering and
forgetting - Finley created Presence of Absence,
THE JACKIE LOOK SERIES
reference to the infamous Warhol series of portraits of Jackie
Kennedy, Finley’s The Jackie Look Series repeats
LOVE FIELD SERIES
In the Love
Field Series, Finley highlights the significance of red
roses given to Jackie after Air Force One had landed there.
Knoll, the artist pays homage to stills from the Zapruder
film as a way of seeing certain meaning and conspiracy in frames
Misfire, Finley uses archived camera misfires from negative
sheets of photographs as the source
The artist will
also premiere a series of videos abstracted from memorabilia and
images associated with the tragedy.
The exhibit opens Saturday, November 21 and continues thru
Sunday, January 3, 2016. Coagula Curatorial is open WED – SUN, 1-6 PM.
The gallery is in Downtown L.A.’s historic Chinatown
at 974 Chung King Road, Los Angeles 90012.
opening coincides with the Los Angeles debut of Finley’s
performance entitled The Jackie Look.
appear as Jackie Kennedy Onassis looking back at her images in
presentation as a prepared talk by Jackie Kennedy reflecting on
traumatic documentation, we see Finley depict the first lady
inquiries and interview requests please contact the gallery: