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Art Center South Florida exhibit window: “Antarctic Ice Paintings”

May 12, 2010 @ 8:00 am - June 28, 2010 @ 5:00 pm

5/12/2010 to 6/28/2010
When: 5/12/2010
Where: Art Center South Florida
800 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach, Florida  33139
United States
Contact: Jacquenette Arnette, Director of Exhibitions
jarnette@artcentersf.org

Xavier Cortada

Antarctic Ice Paintings

Xavier Cortada, recipient of a 2006-2007 National Science Foundation Antarctic Artists and Writers fellowship, traveled to Antarctica to implement a series of projects and installations. While there, the Miami artist created “ice paintings” by melting the very ice that threatens to cause sea levels to rise globally. The artist titled the works on paper by randomly selecting the names of geographic features from a map of the continent that inspired their creation.

Details

Start:
May 12, 2010 @ 8:00 am
End:
June 28, 2010 @ 5:00 pm

Organizer

Jacquenette Arnette, Director of Exhibitions
Email:
jarnette@artcentersf.org

Venue

Art Center South Florida
800 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States
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