Asian museum collection “raided”

1 06 2011

From an e-mail announcement from Catharine Clark Gallery in San Francisco:

Stephanie Syjuco: RAIDERS

Stephanie Syjuco, from the series RAIDERS, at Catharine Clark Gallery. Opening Saturday, June 4, 2011.

Stephanie Syjuco has raided the collection of a prominent Asian arts and antiquities museum…figuratively, that is. For RAIDERS, her first solo exhibition at Catharine Clark Gallery, Syjuco has amassed a re-assembled collection of antique vessels by downloading publicly available images from their online database and printing them at the actual sizes listed on the site. Adhered to laser-cut wooden backings and gathered in groups, the prop-like objects at first glance appear to be a collection of valued cultural objects . . . ”  (more here)

Catharine Clark Gallery
150 Minna Street, SF  94105

June 4–July 16, 2011
Reception Saturday, June 4, 4–6pm

Solo Exhibition
Stephanie SyjucoRAIDERS

Media Room
Kate Gilmore:  three video works

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