Grand ideas are impetus for development. They confront the constant in an effort to manipulate the world that provokes them. Ideas of grandeur help to formulate cultural identity and rectify an importance in attempted grandiosity. Creators navigate a system that, through various cultural constructs, promotes the artistic breakthrough. Grand Ideas—a show that incorporates video, drawing and sculpture—asks how current expectations inform creative product.
Work by Hiba Ali, Eric Fleischauer, Drew Olivo, Chloe Siebert and Sam York.