Sunday, December 4, 2016

Exhibition: “Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez” - show runs through Sunday, December 4, 2016 at Boston University 808 Gallery — Boston, MA USA

Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez at 808 Gallery” through Dec 4, 2016
Exhibition: “Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez” - show runs through Sunday, December 4, 2016 at the Boston University 808 Gallery — Boston, MA USA; Event Details - Where: Boston University 808 Gallery; Location: 808 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA 02215; Tel: 617-353-3329; Email: gallery@bu.edu
About the Exhibition: “'Dead Treez' showcases the artist’s mixed-media installations and jacquard-woven photo tapestries that explore class, gender, and race through the lens of popular culture, social media, dress, and personal adornment. Patterson’s highly embellished, illuminated imagery is intended to captivate the viewer in order to look beyond her mesmerizing surfaces for deeper meanings. Influenced by Jamaica’s dancehall culture, Jamaican-born Patterson explores the paradoxical relationship between traditional gender codes and the bombastic aesthetics of dancehall pageantry, presenting a complex vision of masculinity. 'Dead Treez' is an immersive meditation on dancehall fashion and culture, regarded as a celebration of the disenfranchised in postcolonial Jamaica ...” — Read more: Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez at 808 Gallery and Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez at 808 Gallery-Facebook
For further information: Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez at 808 Gallery and Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez at 808 Gallery-Facebook. Related Articles: https://www.bu.edu/today/2016/ebony-g-patterson-dead-treez-exhibition/ and https://repeatingislands.com/2016/10/20/ebony-patterson-all-that-glitters-is-not-gold-at-808-gallery/. For further information about the Artist: Ebony G. Patterson.

Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez - video by John Michael Kohler Arts Center

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