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JUSTIN HENRY MILLER "The Fallout Kingdom" New Paintings & Works on Paper

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Friday, 4 November 2016 to Saturday, 24 December 2016
Opening: 
Friday, 4 November 2016 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Justin Henry Miller’s paintings are meticulously rendered, finely wrought, hi-def, sci-fi fantasies of a bio-medical graveyard that take place in the (maybe not so distant) future: after the experiments have concluded and the labs have been abandoned.  Failed experiments are mixed with semi-successful results in the now defunct paraphernalia and discarded equipment of bio-medical waste.  Fetal tissue and synthetic organs are encased forever in a state of suspended animation. Artificial respiration, insemination, and even perspiration are machine generated in self sustaining perpetuity.

Miller's new exhibition, "The Fallout Kingdom," creates this parallel world, providing a glimpse into the aftermath of our own planet’s seemingly inevitable demise.  Despite this vanitas, the characters in these paintings display a whimsy resiliency, as they salvage the leftovers and reclaim the detritus to carve out a new candy-coated existence.

Justin Henry Miller, "The Fallout Kingdom" opens Friday, November 4th from 5:30 to 7:30pm at Zg Gallery in Chicago and is on view through December 24, 2016.

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312-654-9900
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Zg Gallery
300 W. Superior St.
Chicago, IL 60654

Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10-5:30 CST
T. 312-654-9900   |   www.ZgGallery.com

 

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