Violent By Design
Violent By Design opens publicly on March 12th and will be on display until May 29th. In conjunction with Habitat Contemporary Gallery and Leedy Voulkos Art Center, this series will be exhibited in two parts.
Violent By Design is an arc of Los Angeles-based painter Nehemiah Cisneros’ own “Ghetto Mythologies” created from 2019 to 2021 during the artist’s residency in Kansas City, Missouri. The work merges the graphic aesthetics of 90’s skateboard graphics with the theatrical scale of the Baroque painting of the 1600s. The two-part show challenges American history with humor and satire. While living in the Midwest, Cisneros draws connections to Los Angeles gang culture and the Midwest’s embrace ofView more
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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Apr 16, 2021 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
- Apr 17, 2021 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
- Apr 22, 2021 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
- Apr 23, 2021 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
Additional time info:
Part I, of II part exhibition, on view from 03.12.21 – 04.23.21
2012 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO 64108
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