Posts Tagged ‘Dan Devening’

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DAN DEVENING // TRIUMPH GALLERY

In conversation with Ryan Coffey and Ruslana Lichtzier Partly loose, partly calculated, Dan Devening’s works operate within a bare economic circuit, where paintings become “scavengers” (the artist’s terms). You may notice a photographic, bureaucratic remanence; an image of a wall, a lobby, a notebook, some paper schreds. Hiding, obscuring the scene, the works push your[…]

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DRUNKEN GEOMETRY // DEVENING PROJECTS + EDITIONS

by Ruslana Lichtzier Language is itself a corrupted medium—to think with, and to write about art. While art can reach singularity, in that it can stand by itself, denoting nothing other than itself, language is unbearably caught in the referential; it is a net of the world as it is (which also hints upon why[…]

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TROY BRIGGS // OR GALLERY, BERLIN

by Ann Meisinger Sending and Seeing The description for shutter shudder ep.1 begins by telling the reader that Chicago artist Troy Briggs has placed a light bulb somewhere in Berlin, and that the bulb is listening. Wherever the bulb is installed (its location is never disclosed) it is connected to a website where anyone, anywhere[…]