Opening Friday, June 18th, from 6PM - 8PM
On view through Saturday, July 3rd
What’s the point in stating the sensible facts of experience, perceptually obvious tropes and/or the marriage of information and theory in mystery? In his first solo show, Jesus Javier considers two separate yet colloquial bodies of work, in a standard context of a relative medium creating idiomatic/ dialectical junctures between points A and B.
i.e.: indicative v. subjective, information v. influence, perception v. emotion, certainty v. doubt, TV, Chinatown/ Pilsen, [painting], cords, PEREGRINEPROGRAM, windows, doors, walls, Jesus, portraits, language, narrative, illustration, objects, image, process, space, Edmund, amor es realidad, signifies, myth, light, DVD player, Duke Ellington, Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, light, Chicago River, beer, wine, song, video, floor, document, photography and Legacy of Cain: Love, Property, State, War, Work, Death.