Thursday, January 22, 2015

Explore Religious Text in Contemporary Art at the Gershman Y in Philadelphia

Nicholas Kripal, "Lust," 2013
PENNSYLVANIA---The gallery at Philadelphia's The Gershman Y explores the use of religious text in contemporary art, from the straightforward to the ironic. Nicholas Kripal (Philadelphia) will install one of his word-based floor pieces; Carole P. Kunstadt (West Hurley, NY) will offer book arts-based work that draws from the Hebrew Bible. Other artists will add to this broad range of media and approaches including Sandow Birk, Johanna BresnickMichael Cloud HirschfeldStephanie Kirk, and David Stephens. The exhibition opens on January 22 and runs through May 14, 2015.
Carole P. Kunstadt, "Kings," 2012;