January 11, 2013
January 11 — Feburary 8
Reception: February 5, 4:30 - 5:30pm
From the idea of “paper architecture” from Renaissance Italy to the rejected proposals by Soviet architects in the 1950’s, the concept of exhibiting drawings, sketches, unrealizable proposals and preliminary studies has held a place in the imagination of artists and designers. Preliminary work such as sketches, writings, models, prototypes, videos, and photographs all hold a special, deeply personal quality that reveals the inner workings of the creative process. At times, these works-in-progress can be powerfully elegant in their unfettered raw state and surprisingly agile in thought.
This exhibition calls on the faculty to submit such “in progress” works.
Open during exhibitions Monday through Friday: 9 am - 5 pm, Saturday: 12 - 5 pm. Closed Sundays and Holidays. Free Admission, Handicapped Accessible.
The gallery will be closed for private events from 12 - 5 pm on October 24 and October 31, 2014.
UM School of Art & Design, 1st Floor
2000 Bonisteel Blvd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2069