Taiwanese-American artist Stephane H. Shih uses foods and beverage staples from households in the East and West to explore the diasporic nostalgia and material lineages of migration and colonization. Her work creates a statement about consumerism and its culture of abundance as well as calling attention to the influence that cultures can have on each other.
Preview: Opening 11th of July ‘Made in space’ @ Gavin Brown’s Enterprise and Venus over Manhattan in New York
Are you in New York this week- or anytime in the next month? What is exactly made in space? Curators Peter Harkawik
and Laura Owens attempt to answer this question in their massive group show ‘made in space’ opening this Thursday at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise in New York. Just to play with things made in space a little more, the show will also be running simultaneously at the Venus Over Manhattan.