superusted presents the work of seventeen artists from five states across the Midwest — Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, and Wisconsin — who were selected from a series of over 120 studio visits by Curator Cheryl Wilgren Clyne. Superusted, which premiered at The Soap Factory in Minneapolis, MN, features performative and interactive pieces as well a mix of media — wax, straw, porcelain, laser-cut plywood, and 3-D photography.
Featured Artists: Alexa Horochowski, Andrea Carlson, Areca Roe, Carlos DeGroot, Clarence White, Dyani White Hawk Polk, Jennifer Rogers, Jessica Christy, John Fleischer, Laura Primozic, Lindsay Smith, Mandy Martinson, Margaret Pezalla-Granlund, Phil Olmstead, Pritika Chowdry, Shana Kaplow, Sonja Peterson.
About the Curator: Cheryl Wilgren Clyne is a multimedia artist, curator, social media director and educator based in Saint Paul, MN. She received a BS in Architecture and Film and an MFA in Experimental Media Art both from the University of Minnesota.
Opening Reception: superusted
Thursday, August 18th, 2016
Member Preview: 6 pm, Public: 7pm-9pm
*ArtPrize ArtClub Members can also enjoy early access to the exhibition during UICA Member Hours. Membership will be validated at the door.
UICA Members: Free, Non-Members: $5
Please join us for the opening reception of superusted: The 4th Midwest Biennial, and enjoy a first look at the works on view. Hear remarks from UICA Exhibitions Curator Heather Duffy, and enjoy small bites from Gilmore Catering and a cash bar. Learn more about the exhibition as you meet and mingle with many of the artists on-site, as well as UICA docents touring the show.
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