Breeding Ground: New Detroit Sculpture

Breeding Ground: New Detroit Sculpture

Opening Reception: October 3rd, 2009 from 7pm to 11pm
Runs through November 21st, 2009
Museum of New Art – Detroit

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Sculpture is a limitless mode of art-making that assumes neither a specific material nor medium, rather it remains in perpetual dialogue with form be it a physical or conceptual representation. The open-ended nature of sculpture dovetails perfectly with the free energy of artists working in Detroit and their relentless exploration of identity, location, and metamorphosis. Artists in the Detroit area have an unusual latitude of freedom to make art when, where, and with whatever materials or means the artist wishes, without censorship, guardianship or market-driven trends.

an exhibition with accompanying publication and panel discussion

with
Kevin Beasley, co-curator
Chris Samuels, co-curator
Nathan Morgan
Abigail Newbold
Andrew Thompson
Detroit Projection Project

Museum of New Art, 7 N. Saginaw, Pontiac