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Linguistics Beheld
Adam Viens

May 18–June 29, 2018

Opening Reception:
Friday, May 18, 5:30 p.m.

Artist Talk with Gil Scullion:
Tuesday, June 12, 5:30 p.m.

"Linguistics Beheld" is an exhibition of new work that deals with the nature of language and the presence of visual language in art. Viens feels art brings matters of the intangible back into the physical doman. These works apply literary tools such as metaphor and allegory. Upon observation, one may find a truth each unique to them.

The works are layered with suggestions, associations, connotations, and self-references. Meaning is dependent on dissection and the consequent pursuit of context clues. Much like the interpretation of a dream, one must first find their bearings in order for relationships, themes, and motifs to become apparent. Though a work may be personally motivated in its creation and content, every work has an undeniable undertone of the universality of human experience.

Special thanks to the Edward C. & Ann T. Roberts Foundation for its support of our 2017-2018 ArtWalk season.

"No", 2016