Building Paradise, 7+FIG Art Space, Los Angeles (CA)

Building Paradise

"Building Paradise", a group exhibition organized by Los Angeles based artist, Kyungmi Shin. Six individual artists and five collaborative teams will explore the notion of "paradise" and "utopia" and will present their work in a variety of media ranging from drawing, photography, video, animation, architectural proposal, sculptural installation and performances.

Art Exhibition previously on in United States.
From Thursday 12 March 2009 to Friday 15 May 2009

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“Building Paradise”, March 12 – May 15, 2009
7+Fig Art Space, 735 S Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90017

Participating artists are Liz Glynn + Mariechen Danz, Todd Gray, Amy Green + Kyungmi Shin, Jen Liu + Marte Eknaes, Hilary Mushkin + Andrew Shenken, Christine Nguyen, Guan Rong, Julia Schafer, Flag Metamorphoses (project by Myriam Thyes), and Yongsoon Min.

7+Fig Art Center will participate in the Downtown Artwalk nights in March, April and May, and on each Artwalk night, there will be a performance presented. Todd Gray and Pablo Manzarek will present drum and key board and video projection piece in March, Tiffany Sum and Todd Gray will present a video performance in April, and Liz Glynn and Mariechen Danz will present a culminating performance related to their installation in the show for the May Artwalk night.

Guan Rong will present “Flower and Fruit Mountain”, a sculptural installation based on the homeland of the Monkey King character, Sun Wu Kong from Chinese mythology who, in his quest to acquire immortality, he becomes a disciple of Bodhi and accompanies bodhisattva Guanyin in the epic Journey to India to help him retrie