“Crafty” Past

September 5–October 14, 2006

This multidisciplinary exhibition includes sculpture, video, painting, site-specific installations and public art by 21 contemporary artists who creatively reference traditional craft materials and methods in a challenging, subversive, and relevant way.

Elaine Bradford, Nick Cave, Rob Conger, Samantha Fields, George Greenamyer, Kristen Hassenfeld, Kent Henricksen, Christian Holstad, Imi Hwangbo, Christina Mancuso, Ruth Marshall, Ruvim Mogendovich, John Newman, John O'Reilly, Paola Pivi, Isabel Riley, Fred Sandback, Lara Schnitger, Beverly Semmes, Yuken Teruya, Randal Thurston,
Sandra & David Bakalar Gallery
Free and open to the public. Always.

Curated by Lisa Tung.

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