“Mama I love you I never want to leave you, ever. Even when I grow up I want to live with you, I always want to be with you…but what if I don’t like you?”
Aspect/Ratio is delighted to present I’ll be here, a solo show from artist Iris Bernblum. This is will be the first solo show in Chicago for Iris.
Iris Bernblum (b. 1975) is a cross-disciplinary artist. Using a range of media, including video, photography, drawing and sculpture Bernblum explores ideas around tension and release, power and play, fantasy and escape Her work plays with the boundaries between what is considered normal and abnormal, as well carefully and quietly subverting the viewer.
Bernblum has shown at Artist’s Space and The Elizabeth Foundation in New York, The Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, and The Brooklyn International Film Festival, Terrain Denmark, Chicago Artists Coalition, among others. She received her MFA from Columbia University in New York and her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.