As a follow up to our previous post Art Exhibition: Pepón Osorio at Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, here is a description of the exhibition taking place in New York. Ronald Feldman Fine Arts gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm and Mondays by appointment. The exhibit will be on view until October 22, 2011.
Pepón Osorio, known for his multimedia installations that overpower the space they inhabit, will exhibit four new works in his first solo exhibition in New York since 2005. In this exhibition, Osorio’s socially engaged art practice transforms real life stories, weaving together themes of psychological hunger and nourishment within the cultural context of class difference.
Drowned in a Glass of Water (2010), set on a large rotating platform, reconstructs the home environments of two families of contrasting wealth. Implied narratives reveal commonalties that relate to issues of health, violence, and death. In the living room of…
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