Matt Saunders Show Opens at Blum & Poe Gallery This Saturday

Artist Matt Saunders' show Neon in Daylight opens at Blum & Poe Gallery in Culver City this Saturday, April 17. It's the artist's second solo exhibition at the gallery. The show comprises a new video installation as well as some startling and beautiful works utilizing a cameraless photographic technique in which light is passed through painted linen or Mylar onto photosensitive paper. The opening reception will take place from 6 to 8 pm (and the public is welcome as always).

According to the gallery, Saunders' source material includes images from Joseph Cornell’s collage film Rose Hobart (1936) -- itself a work that repurposes images from a previous work.  In addition to Saunders' photographic works, the show will offer King Hu / Reverdy, a multi-channel video installation.

The title of the show is taken from the Frank O'Hara poem "A Step Away From Them," where he writes about walking through Times Square, observing “Neon in daylight is a great pleasure.”

The show will run until May 24. Blum & Poe is located at 2727 S. La Cienega Blvd.

Views: 105

Comment

You need to be a member of Culver City Times to add comments!

Join Culver City Times

The Culver City Times is the news and social network for Culver City.  Stay informed.  Join now!

      • Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

For daily updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Latest Activity

Profile IconKyle Grey Sisson, Steph Sciortino, roilnaoni and 4 more joined Culver City Times
8 hours ago
Ashley Rodgers posted events
20 hours ago
Larry Ebner's event was featured
Thumbnail

La Ballona Valley Bromeliad Society Annual Show & Sale at Culver City Veterans Audi8torium

May 6, 2017 at 12pm to May 7, 2017 at 5pm
23 hours ago
AllisonPark's event was featured

Get Safe Bullying Prevention at Culver City Julian Dixon Library

April 25, 2017 from 4pm to 5pm
23 hours ago
Miyuki Miyagi's blog post was featured
23 hours ago
Culver City Times promoted Scupine's blog post My CicLAvia, Summed Up in 7 Seconds
23 hours ago
Donald Shapiro posted a photo
Friday
Monette Borigsay posted an event

The Help Group Summer Day Camps, Culver City at The Help Group West

June 12, 2017 at 9am to August 18, 2017 at 2:30pm
Thursday

© 2017   Created by Culver City Times.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service