Sessa Englund: “Unintended Consequences” at This Friday or Next Friday

This Friday or Next Friday

presents:

Unintended Consequences

Sessa Englund

Please join us for the opening of Unintended Consequences and end-of-residency open studios August 19th. Unintended Consequences is a sculptural installation restricted from participation, instead the piece must be viewed online, but experienced physically in the space. As part of the opening the artist will also be hosting an open studio. Link to the sculpture will be posted day of on this page.

1300’s a castle did dwell
Where the mighty fortress of stone did swell
It was built to counter attacks of mankind
but the story of a woman lingers in mind
She was,
Bricked in the wall
One without glory
with no quill of blood to write her story
Étant Donnés with no hole to spy
Where she walked into the wall to die
She refused to marry
Custom, on the contrary
Procedures that thumped lead pillows of power
Sealed into a hollow no story towerm
And here is the end of a quotient
Powder white walls cover the tale of this mute docent
So let us think of this lesson through camera obscura
and peek into history’s chamber of impenetrable dura
Art in the age of digital cover
Somehow escapes eye’s house asunder

OPENING RECEPTION FRIDAY August 19 6-9 PM
EXHIBITION RUNS August 19- September 2
BY APPOINTMENT gallery@thisfridayornextfriday.com

Start Date

August 19, 2016

End Date

September 2, 2016

Hours

18:00 AM - 18:00 AM

Address

This Friday or Next Friday, 89 Bridge Street 2nd Brooklyn, NY 11201

Event Type

Public

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