dawn gettler

tread lightly my dear

somewhere only we know
video length: 3 minutes 3 seconds
deinstallation of ‘promise what you will’ installed at artspace in raleigh, nc. August 2011.

through the doubt
solo exhibition
august 5th – september 3rd, 2011
artspace, raleigh, nc

works made in 2011 include:

jack & jill
wood, string, and typed text on receipt tape coated in glycerin
(jack & jill were finished in april and previously shown at mount mercy university)

work made while in residence at artspace
the cowardly lion
silkscreened silver paper flocked in carborundum, sewn carbon paper coated in glycerin, wooden armature, LED lights

promise what you will
sewn paper silkscreened and flocked in pickling salt, wooden armature, vinyl, vertical oscillating fans

numb
suspended wooden frame, cut text flocked in pickling salt, sewn roofing felt coated in glycerin

through the doubt through the doubt through the doubt promise what you will promise what you will promise what you will promise what you will promise what you will promise what you will promise what you will, jack & jill

the cowardly lion the cowardly lion (detail) the cowardly lion (detail) the cowardly lion (detail) numb numb numb (detail) numb (detail) numb (detail) numb (detail) numb (detail)

more photos coming soon


essay by lia newman essay by lia newman

essay by lia newman, director of programs and exhibitions at artspace

artspace location:
201 E. Davie St.
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
phone: (919) 821.2787
fax: (919) 821.0383
email: info@artspacenc.org

hours
open to the public: tuesday – saturday, 10am – 6pm
first fridays: 10am – 10pm
office hours: monday – friday, 9am – 5pm

article in the raleigh downtowner

Volume 7, Issue 8: Triangle Greenways: pg. 12. August 2011.

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