Textures of Place, Prosjektrom Normanns, Stavanger, Norway

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Åpning fredag 22. august kl 19
Preview August 22nd at  7pm

Åpningstider: lør/søn kl 12-15 eller etter avtale
Opening hours: Sat/Sun 12-3pm or by appointment

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Over and Under at Locust Projects, Miami

Over and Under
FRANCES TROMBLY: OVER AND UNDER

Now celebrating 15 years of exhibiting experimental contemporary art, Locust Projects is pleased to present Over and Under, an exhibition by Miami-based artist Frances Trombly. A floor-to-ceiling scaffold in the Project Room is the framework for a handmade canvas which is rhythmically woven in and out, up and down, throughout the structure, visually echoing industrial fabric production. Variables within the fiber hint at its fabrication process: irregularity, asymmetry, glitches, pulls, and tears reveal the manual labor of weaving, standing in contrast to the industrial perfection of commercial cloth and emphasizing the artist’s intimacy with the material.

As Trombly’s largest work to date, Over and Under poses a direct challenge to her studio practice, opening up a new relationship with the physicality of the loom by defying its confines. Expanding on Trombly’s interest in the contrast found in handmade objects that normally are mass-produced, Over and Under focuses on the cloth itself. The work contains a timeline of its own construction, a transcription of the gestures of working and constructing in space. Pushing the size of production transforms the interactions between body, object, and machine in space, and asks the viewer to consider these shifts as well.

November 9 – December 21, 2013
Opening Reception: November 9, 7-10pm
Reception in conjunction with Art Basel Miami Beach: December 5, 7-10pm

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united states at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

A series of exhibitions that approach both the nature of the United States as a country and “united states” as the alliance of separate forms, entities, or conditions of being.

united states at The Aldrich opens this Sunday, July 15 · 2 pm to 5 pm
On view through February 24, 2013

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Upcoming united states at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Frances Trombly, American Flag, Detail

united states Exhibition
Opening: Sunday, July 15 · 2 pm to 5 pm

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
258 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877
www.aldrichart.org

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Los Angeles Times Art reviews: Frances Trombly at Shoshana Wayne

Los Angeles Times, November 2011
Art reviews: Frances Trombly at Shoshana Wayne
- Christopher Knight
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The art of the book: Frances Trombly

Knight Arts Miami, November 2011
The art of the book: Frances Trombly
- Anne Tschida
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Sculpture Magazine: Frances Trombly and Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova at The Bass Museum of Art

Sculpture Magazine, November 2011
Art reviews: Frances Trombly and Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova at The online casino Bass Museum of Art
- Laura Albritton
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El hecho cotidiano como acto creativo

El Nuevo Herald, May 2011
El hecho cotidiano como acto creativo
- Janet Batet
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Marry-Making

Miami New Times, April 2011
Marry-Making
- Carlos Suarez De Jesus
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Bass Museum plays old masters against new mavericks

Miami New Times, April 2011
Bass Museum plays old masters against new mavericks
- Carlos Suarez De Jesus
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