Jul 12th 2019

a yolk, suspended

@ Annas

629 W Cermak Rd, Suite 240, Chicago, IL 60616

Opening Friday, July 12th, from 7PM - 10PM

On view through Sunday, August 4th

Please join Annas for 𝙖 𝙮𝙤𝙡𝙠, 𝙨𝙪𝙨𝙥𝙚𝙣𝙙𝙚𝙙

𝗘𝘅𝗵𝗶𝗯𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴
Open to the public
Friday, July 12th, 7:00 – 10:00 PM

𝗥𝗲𝗵𝗲𝗮𝗿𝘀𝗮𝗹 𝗗𝗶𝗻𝗻𝗲𝗿
By invitation
Tuesday, July 23rd, 6:45 – 9:00 PM

Reservations limited to first 12
Thursday, August 1st, 6:45 – 9:00 PM
(tickets available via Eventbrite)

𝗨𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗹𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴, 𝗧𝗼𝗴𝗲𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿: 𝗔 𝗥𝗼𝘂𝗻𝗱 𝗧𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗼𝗻 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗰𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗲𝘀𝗶𝗱𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀
Open to the public
Sunday August 4th, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

𝗚𝗮𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗿𝘆 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀
Sundays, July 14th – August 4th, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM


—as poem—

The body wonders what it needs to feel, comfortable: the love we fall into is the egg.

Memory scrambles and settles into the body. Sitting across from one another, we try to pluck it out, put it on the table. To eat? To share? To act and form the symbol through which all of the work would spill, and keep spilling. A leaky container is a container, and what we are. A leaky container slips, is your mouth. You are here because you are hungry, and we are, too.

What you are experiencing is a poem, is the body as a pocket of eggs.

— as process—

Annas is pleased to present 𝘢 𝘺𝘰𝘭𝘬, 𝘴𝘶𝘴𝘱𝘦𝘯𝘥𝘦𝘥, the culmination of an intensive, collaborative residency by Caroline Dahlberg, Azalea Henderson, Mariel Harari, and Maggie Wong. Through weeks of popcorn readings, material research, mind-mapping, and body stretches, the four multidisciplinary artists built 𝘢 𝘺𝘰𝘭𝘬, 𝘴𝘶𝘴𝘱𝘦𝘯𝘥𝘦𝘥, a poetic environ that tends to process, to containers, to eggs, and to loss.

The works present in the gallery are specific and evolving, serving as both objects of an exhibition, and the environment of dinner programming. Each element builds a visual language for the artists, a result of the cohort’s new modes of collaborative making together. As such, the works grow into a material representation of what happens between these four individuals when tasked with exploring their capacity to build a world, together.


Official Website

More events on this date

Tags: , , , , , , ,