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A Contemporary Art Double-Feature at the Currier Museum of Art (Sponsor)

Charles Clary, Meticulous Excavations Movement #3 (detail), 2017, hand-cut paper and acrylic on panel, dimensions variable, courtesy of the artist, © Charles Clary. Installation in progress for BioLath by Soo Sunny Park at the Currier Museum of Art. Photo by Elias Popa.

Innovative artists can create remarkable objects from simple materials, such as paper, construction supplies, and light. These elements combine in experimental fashion in two new contemporary exhibitions at the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, N.H.

Deep Cuts: Contemporary Paper Cutting examines a re-energized art form dating back to ancient China. The exhibition showcases inventive objects made from cut and manipulated paper, ranging from large-scale installations to detailed diminutive works. The objects explore a wide range of thought-provoking subjects.

Soo Sunny Park, a New Hampshire-based artist, has created a new work of art, BioLath, which immerses visitors in a dynamic, light-filled space. Occupying an entire gallery of the Currier Museum, the artist works with construction materials to filter and refract natural and artificial light.

Deep Cuts is on view until May 21. BioLath is on view until August 6.


via Colossal