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Megan Jeltema, Figured (2002)


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Opening Reception
Saturday, January 11, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

A Visceral Performance Event will follow the reception 9:00 - 9:30 p.m. at Canopy Trapeze Studio.
Suggested Donation: $3.00 - $5.00
My Acne
, a powerpoint performance/presentation by Kevin J. Hoth
Full Fathom Five, a fiber-arts performance piece by Lily Keber
Looping BUTOH, a multi-media dance performance by White Crane Style

Thursday, January 23, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.:
ATHENS AREA ARTS COUNCIL ART AWARENESS EVENT AND ANNUAL MEETING: refreshments, music, open studio and gallery tours of the chase st. warehouses and trapeze performance at Canopy.


Saturday, January 11th, 2003 - Saturday, February 15th, 2003
Visceral:
Images of the Internal Body
Curator: Lizzie Zucker Saltz
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Scott Meikle, detail from Embody (1999) Carmen Lizardo, detail from Depicting Rosie Series (2002)
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  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art is pleased to announce Visceral: Images of the Internal Body, a hard-hitting collection of imagery exploring the internal body in a variety of materials and approaches by eight out-of-town artist and nine locals. Although there has been sustained focus on body art throughout the 1990's, the majority of that work explored the sexualized body, whereas this exhibit is designed to lead us inward to the subjective experience of our internal bodies, and the impact of medical imagery on its artistic interpretation. Though not for the squeamish, the images transcend medical illustration into spiritual and philosophical realms.

    Participating Artists
    Kris Balogh (Philadelphia, PA), Neil Bender (Athens, GA), Melena Bergman (Charlotte, NC), Pam DeLaura (Gross Point Farms, MI), John English (Athens, GA), Deborah Fisher (Stonybrook, NY), Laura Foster (Athens, GA), Kevin J. Hoth (Athens, GA), Imi Hwangbo (Athens, GA), Megan Jeltema (Athens, GA), Carmen Lizardo (Kingston, NY), Scott Meikle (Brooklyn, NY), Shana Moulton (Pittsburgh, PA), Beth Steele (Athens, GA), Mary Tuma (Charlotte, NC), Virtual Vaudeville Animators (Athens, GA), Joni Younkins (Athens, GA)


     
     
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