Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Quark Gallery transformation: New get-up this Friday

Posted By on Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 3:33 PM

Here's a way to imagine what happens on Friday when artist Judith Hoffman, visiting from New York as a gallery resident artist, opens her show at the Quark Gallery. Or rather, on the gallery.

First, here's the gallery ...

... and here's a picture of what Hoffman's work space in adjacent Tech Town looked like a few days ago:

And how to imagine how the fabric will look when it sheaths the gallery in a statement about, among other things, natural processes and impermanence. Here's a before and after picture of a similar building sheathing that Hoffman undertook at a former schoolhouse in Nebraska.

The show includes digital media presentations inside the gallery and projected on the newly installed sheathing. Presentations by Reed Barrow, Emily Bunker, Jane Cassidy, Justin Cooper, Loren Erdich, Steven Hudosh, Jimmy McBride, Cristobal Mendoza, Lori Mehrige, Kambui Olujimi, David Prince, Alison Wilder, Michel Souissic and Scott Berels.

The opening is Friday, 6-10 p.m. at Quark Gallery, 6161 Woodward Ave., Detroit.



We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at [email protected].

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Detroit Metro Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Metro Times Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Read the Digital Print Issue

January 19, 2022

View more issues


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In Detroit

© 2022 Detroit Metro Times - Contact Us

Website powered by Foundation