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Bright! Color in Three Dimensions

exhibition, visual art

March 3, 2014 - March 28, 2014

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Grace Building
1114 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10110

Commissioned by Arts Brookfield


The artworks in Bright! showcase the possibilities of color in three dimensions. With the advent of digital and commercial technology, it has become easier to take the power of color for granted in two-dimensional mediums. The artists in Bright! Justin Adian, Caitlin Bermingham, Benjamin Dowell, Charles Dunn, Juan Fernando Morales, and Courtney Puckett – take color to another level by manipulating it into sculptural forms. Whether made of plastic, textile, or paper, the artists use color as a foundation for the entire object, rather than the decorative finish to the piece. The power of these works lies in their ability to utilize light and physical form to shape our interpretation of color and its reflection on meaning and personal expression.

Curated by Tom Kotik.

Join curator Tom Kotik and artist Caitlin Bermingham for a talk on Tuesday, March 11.