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galleryELL @ governors island, nyc 2011

galleryELL is pleased to announce that we will be part of the 2011 season at governors island with transient landscape: visualizing governors island. this two-part project will include an evolving group exhibition, entitled transient landscape, which takes a broad look at the influence of our ever-changing landscapes — physical and psychological — through a variety of media, as well as a concurrent artist-in-residence program, visualizing governors island, which will give the public an inside look at our artists at work.

this project will be on view from 22 july through 25 september 2011
location: building 4a & b in nolan park.
free & open to the public | getting to governors island

gallery hours:
july & august: friday through sunday, 12-4p
september: saturday & sunday, 12-4p (also open labor day: monday, 5 september, 12-4p)

open studio hours:
july through september: saturdays, 12-3p

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galleryELL @ spool mfg.

galleryELL is pleased to announce “element – progress”, a group exhibit about materials, process and the experience of making and viewing art. the exhibit will run 9 april – 21 may 2011 @ spool mfg. in johnson city, new york.

spool mfg. | 138 baldwin street, johnson city, ny 13790
gallery hours: saturday, 12-3p & by appointment

opening reception: 9 april 2011, 7-10p
closing reception: 21 may 2011, 7-10p

curatorial lecture & artists discussion:
7 april 2011, 6p

“element – progress” is curated by john ros featuring the work of annie varnot, jodi hays, joel bacon, kariann fuqua, kirsten nash, nancy hubbard & richard feaster.

exhibition page.

give. get. galleryELL.

happy holidays from galleryELL!

galleryELL artists:
joel bacon | aleks bartosik | matthew choberka | richard feaster | kariann fuqua | christine gedeon | jodi hays | lori hinrichsen | nancy hubbard | deanna lee | kirsten nash | jennifer palmer | john ros | melissa staiger | annie varnot | becky yazdan

Lee — at The Drawing Center

Deanna Lee will be showing a site-specific drawing installation in the exhibition Day Job at The Drawing Center.

opening reception: Thursday, December 9, 2010, from 6 to 8 pm.
@ The Drawing Center, 35 Wooster Street in Soho.
The exhibition will be on view from December 10, 2010, to February 3, 2011.

on exhibit: an installation measuring 5 1/2 x 773 inches inspired by an imperfection of The Drawing Center’s Main Gallery.

Deanna Lee

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Lee — ArtBridge exhibition “In Plain Site”

Deanna Lee will be part of ArtBridge’s second exhibition, In Plain Site.

on view: one of Deanna’s digitally modified paintings displayed billboard-size for approximately one year in Chelsea on 23rd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues.

ArtBridge 2010: In Plain Site
Featuring the work of 25 local emerging artists installed on the 23rd street scaffolding surrounding London Terrace Gardens
WHEN: Thursday, November 11 from 6-8PM.
WHERE: London Terrace Gardens, Concierge Area
Enter at 425 W. 23rd Street (bet 9th and 10th avenues)

Please kindly RSVP to rsvp@art-bridge.org by Tuesday, November 9.

More information.

Deanna Lee

Nash — on Varnot

On a recent visit to the studio of artist to Annie Varnot, I had the opportunity to view the artist’s biomorphic, landscape inspired sculptures, drawings, and photographs up close. I was instantly struck by the intensity of labor and craft that goes into her assemblages made from jewelry size pieces of cut drinking straws and the extremely detailed, lace cut-out drawings. The artist, who describes her goal as “creating an environment in which to be safe”, is approaching her project on a very intimate scale.
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