“There exists, for everyone, a sentence – a series of words – that has the power to destroy you. Another sentence exists, another series of words – that could heal you. If you’re lucky you will get the second, but you can be certain of getting the first.”
-Philip K. Dick, Valis
In Second Sentence, Alex Valentine engages publication design, cyber graphics, and public modes of address to create works of collage, print, and site-specific display structures.
3433 has been established to provide a physical and intellectual framework in which contemporary art making is enacted, discussed, challenged, debated, and ever evolving. The various points of departure stem from its five collaborators and manifest within exhibitions and conversations representing a cross-pollination of concerns and ideas generated by on-going dialog. The outcome of these interchanges takes on a multitude of forms to engage a diverse audience and allow for alternative perspectives to emerge.