The
Renaissance
Society

at The University of Chicago
 

The Seductiveness of the Interval

May 02 – June 27, 2010

 
 The Seductiveness of the Interval - Detail of <i>EXUBERENTIA suspended,</i> by Andrea Faciu
The Seductiveness of the Interval
Detail of EXUBERENTIA suspended, by Andrea Faciu, 2009
Mixed media installation (irrigation system, plants, audio system, speakers
Dimensions variable
Courtesy of the artist
 
Stefan Constantinescu | Andrea Faciu | Ciprian Muresan | Alina Serban, Curator | studio BASAR
 
The Renaissance Society presents The Seductiveness of the Interval, a project curated by Alina Serban, and originally presented at the Romanian Pavilion of the 2009 Venice Biennale. The work of three Romanian artists--Stefan Constantinescu, Andrea Faciu and Ciprian Muresan--is exhibited in a two-story architectural structure designed by studio BASAR specifically for that purpose. Together, the artists explore themes of exile, the human capacity for cruelty, and hope. Although the artists' works are distinct in terms of form and content, they are united by a structure conceived as a stage set where the viewer is invited to reflect on the individual works and the viewing experience itself.

Co-organized with the Romanian Cultural Institute

 

   
   
The Renaissance Society
is a contemporary art
museum free and
open to the public
Sun  Apr 20, 2014