Talk | Artist Talk: Remember When It Winter Was | at Lichtundfire | New York | Art Week

Artist Talk: Remember When It Winter Was

Share this

Categories:

Country:

City:

Date: 
Friday, 10 January 2020
Opening: 
Friday, 10 January 2020 - 6:30pm

REMEMBER WHEN IT WINTER WAS ― (Not a Wintermärchen―)
Gretl Bauer, Vian Borchert, Jung Ho Lee, Olga Ozerskaya, Sallie Strand, Francine Tint and Martin Weinstein.
Work in Various Media from Abstraction to Abstracted Representation. Concept by Priska Juschka.

Exhibition Dates: December 4, 2019 - January 12, 2020
ARTIST TALK, EXHIBITION WALK THRU & RECEPTION: FRIDAY, JANUARY 10 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM
(The Talk will also address Climate Change.)

Press Release:
Join Lichtundfire and the Artists for an Informal Artist Talk and Exhibition Walk Through, while also addressing Climate Change, for REMEMBER WHEN IT WINTER WAS: followed by a reception. REMEMBER WHEN IT WINTER WAS is a group exhibition of works in all media, reflecting snow, ice and winter in various ways by composition, concept, palette, temperature and texture ― while ranging from abstraction to abstracted representation. 

The exhibition's title also connotes a potential dystopia, as a result of climate change,  evoking the unsettling feeling that nothing will remain the same, and that soon we will nostalgically reflect upon the time when winter was still a substantial and lived experience in our lives. Potentially closer to an era when winter will be distant memory and a romantic idea, projections into our near future imply a reality without winter as we know it. The foreboding of a life without winter leads to the uncanny truth about ourselves and our options at hand.  Do we choose to hope or do we give in..?

Even though predominately abstract and semi-abstract, the works in this show, imply and hold facet-fully the momentous concept of a real world phenomenon, an- in front of our eyes- vanishing season ― leaving us seemingly incapable to reverse its course.
This hurtful awareness of what may be, potentially could have been, and ultimately was, is present in this exhibition: All work visually appeals and comments on our sense and sensibility connected with winter as we know it in our hemisphere, and on the season's impact on our lives, and on the imprints it leaves on both our consciousness and subconsciousness.

PRESS REVIEW by New York based writer JONATHAN GOODMAN in ART511 MAGAZINE 
http://art511mag.com/2019/12/30/remember-when-winter-was-at-lichtundfire/ 
"REMEMBER WHEN IT WITER WAS" at Lichtundfire (FEATURE).

REMEMBER WHEN IT WINTER WAS is on view at Lichtundfire Wed through Sat, noon-6 pm, & Sun.1-6 pm. 

For more information, images, or specifics on the events throughout of the exhibition, please contact Priska Juschka at info@lichtundfire.com, or via telephone 917-675-7835, or visit www.lichtundfire.com

Address & Directions: Lichtundfire, 175 Rivington Street (between Clinton & Attorney), New York, New York 10002, 
Subway Stop: F/M and/or Essex J/Z
Instagram: @lichtundfire and hashtag: #lichtundfire  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lichtundfire/
Twitter: #lichtundfire
Lichtundfire: 175 Rivington Street NY NY 10002
Contact: Priska Juschka, info@lichtundfire.com, Tel: 917-675-7835 
General Gallery Hours: Wednesday to Saturday 12 pm to 6 pm, Sunday 1pm to 6pm
www.lichtundfire.com

Curator :

Telephone: 
(917) 675-7835
Venue ( Address ): 

175 Rivington St, New York, NY 10002

Other shows from Lichtundfire

view
PRESENCE
02/03/2021 to 03/13/2021
view
Quantum Sphere New Year Reception
01/09/2021
view
Quantum Sphere
12/03/2020 to 01/09/2021
view
Covert-19, Part 3, Perpetual Ellipse
10/22/2020 to 11/21/2020

Pages

 

Related Shows This Week

view
Artist, Mini Suboth
10/24/2021 to 09/30/2022
view
Possible (Im)Possibilities
05/07/2022 to 05/29/2022
view
David Detrich - System of Simulacra
05/25/2022 to 06/14/2022
view
Welcome Cindy Lou Rothery | New CB Featured Artist
07/27/2021 to 07/27/2022
view
ART for HUMANITY fundraiser for UKRAINE
03/23/2022 to 05/29/2022
view
Welcome Andrea Maw | Camelback Gallery Featured Artist
07/19/2021 to 06/30/2022
view
Lee Maelee - Genesis
04/19/2022 to 06/28/2022
view
2021 Artwork of the Year Award - Artist, Susan Card for "Secret Space"
01/11/2022 to 12/31/2022

Pages