When December 01, 2022 at 11:00am 16 days 6 hrs
Contact KRISTIN POSEHN / Ghost Pearls [email protected]

<em>Ghost Pearls </em>is an architectural sculpture that explores spaces of connection and mediation. The work is based on research into local and historical forms of lace-making, early digital art, and contemporary virtual space. The sculpture is made from hundreds of pieces of rigid, individually cut mirror that are woven into an open, lace-like form, and suspended from the central beam of the gallery. As mirror, the work reflects both the viewer and surrounding architecture in an experiential play that raises questions of mediation and virtuality. <em>Ghost Pearls</em> references lace in the collection of the Fairview Museum; conversations with local and regional lace-makers; historical links between lace, value, and time; the 1964 digital artwork “Ninety Parallel Sinusoids with Linearly Increasing Period” by A. Michael Noll; and works of the Light and Space movement. ABOUT THE ARTIST Kristin Posehn is a Los Angeles-based artist working between conceptual sculpture, architecture, and painting. She received a Ph.D. in Sculpture from the Winchester School of Art, Winchester, UK, and held a two-year research and production residency at the Van Eyck, Maastricht, NL. Her work has been commissioned and exhibited by institutions internationally, including the Bonnefanten Museum, NL, Netwerk Center for Contemporary Art, BE, Museum De Paviljoens, NL, Aspex, UK, Brooklyn Historical Society, NY, and other venues. The Center for Art + Environment at the Nevada Museum of Art maintains a collection of materials from her architectural installations. She has taught at Oxford University, Winchester School of Art, and Duke University. Visit her website at <a class="x1i10hfl xjbqb8w x6umtig x1b1mbwd xaqea5y xav7gou x9f619 x1ypdohk xt0psk2 xe8uvvx xdj266r x11i5rnm xat24cr x1mh8g0r xexx8yu x4uap5 x18d9i69 xkhd6sd x16tdsg8 x1hl2dhg xggy1nq x1a2a7pz xt0b8zv x1fey0fg" role="link" href="https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.kposehn.com%2F%3Ffbclid%3DIwAR1ecmDZBc6nMPjEd0eiNA0---lTc5AnMeZeuwfNvPsltSrD31-2zqBbD5Q&h=AT3KDxAWKjMex84KPlkCF1LrnaeTFBWm3aWGkbqbdtkZ973inyQabqHbpzxRD-g_1mjiPCTi2RYCFf-qadsvU--nQtRIutg09dmra4cQaGZbGLN-BbpxC7fmdN6Dfn-RaQDFbl0wGw&__tn__=q&c[0]=AT3Atxv4lIPCyu-wh18SSePhDdwsFVep9-eohn0nlXeh_bXOCFtCRrNnjNNdpN3Q6QKmezRSuColwxXmC71Ti9-5-o5niRYedl4A4rNke3zsJ5pdhLpN6PvzW7hXCHy4QkfA2z9ScOi3WbhjVzzr0OvUmAaj6sw3_HFVlkUPXdcwWclzU8D-NA" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener">www.kposehn.com</a> or follow her on Instagram @kristinposehn Event is free and open to the public. <em>Granary Arts is supported in part by Utah Division of Arts & Museums, with funding from the State of Utah and the National Endowment for the Arts, VIA Art Fund in partnership with Wagner Foundation, Sorenson Legacy Foundation, The Paul T. Walton Jr. Charitable Foundation, The Sam and Diane Stewart Family Foundation, Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation, The Ephraim City RAP Tax Fund, Mormon Pioneer National Heritage Area, Sites Set for Knowledge and Utah Humanities, Sanpete County Travel, and generous support from Ephraim City.</em>