arcades project update

For the next several weeks, my fellow Arcades Project curators and I will highlight the spectrum of artists, independent presses and other creative vendors who you can expect to encounter at the May 6th event.  Read more about the exhibition by clicking here.

For Sale at Arcades Project: McCarney’s Visualbooks

Scott McCarney makes books that use words only if necessary. McCarney is based in Rochester and received a Saltonstall Artist Grant in 2000. He has been making artists books for thirty years and will be selling a variety of titles, including Far Horizons and VARIOUS FIRES AND MLK.

(Above) “VARIOUS FIRES AND MLK” subverts Ed Ruscha’s 1964 book “Various Small Fires and Milk” to create a new narrative on fire, the Civil Rights Movement, and ideas of place and time. Read More

(Below) “Far Horizons” is named after the quilt pattern, which weaves together landscapes. Read More

About station923

Located in Ithaca, NY, Project Space 923 is an alternative exhibition space committed to the uncompromising presentation of contemporary art. Our goal is to offer a platform for innovative and audience-engaging forms of practice in a community with few such venues, as well as to involve the contemporary art dialogue on a regional, national and global level. View all posts by station923

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