Exhibition | Jennifer Moses: Ghost not Ghost | at Kingston gallery | boston | Art Week

Jennifer Moses: Ghost not Ghost

Share this

Categories:

Country:

City:

Date: 
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 to Sunday, 31 March 2019
Opening: 
Friday, 1 March 2019 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

My thoughts are haunted...

In the paintings included in this exhibition, I am using the ghosts of paintings past as a point of departure for paintings present. Sometimes recognizable and sometimes abstract, these images are made of newly added fragments of color and shape that interact with the sanded and scraped surfaces of the past. The works are haunted by trickster ghouls, squiggly jokesters that move in and out of the ether. These phantoms bump up against each other, step on each other's toes and march through the picture plane with legs akimbo, fists raised.

Also included in this exhibition are wall collages. These large-scale collages, like the paintings, are made from fragments of shapes and images, creating an ephemeral world of colliding forms; imagery glimpsed and imagery blocked. Unbound by the rectangle and free of the traditions of oil painting, the collages provide respite from the excavated and worked painted surfaces. They are direct and mutable.

Whether painted or cut this work is an exorcism of the ghosts rattling in my thoughts - some that leap with glee, high rollers, and some that rattle chains.

Venue ( Name ):

Venue ( Address ): 

450 Harrison Ave, No.43

Boston, MA 02118, USA

Add new comment

Other shows from Kingston gallery

view
Rhonda Smith: Oh That Beautiful Planet, What Have We Done?
06/05/2019 to 06/30/2019
view
Conny Goelz Schmitt: Neverending Stories
06/05/2019 to 06/30/2019
view
Jennifer Moses: Ghost not Ghost
02/27/2019 to 03/31/2019
view
Chantal Zakari: Cogent Message
02/27/2019 to 03/31/2019

Pages

_____________________________________________

Related Shows This Week

view
Fruitful Directions, an Art Exhibition
06/30/2019 to 07/27/2019
view
Unique Abstractions: Artist Reception
07/06/2019 to 07/28/2019
view
Yolo Vision
07/12/2019 to 08/03/2019
view
John Lennertz
06/08/2019 to 07/20/2019
view
ART CALL TO ARTISTS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS – For a Solo Exhibition, DREAMS 2019
06/20/2019 to 07/22/2019
view
Kehinde Wiley: Equestrian Portrait of Prince Tommaso of Savoy-Carignan
03/03/2019 to 10/13/2019
view
2nd Annual Abstracts
07/18/2019 to 08/18/2019
view
Sand Garden
06/07/2019 to 07/26/2019

Pages