SPRAY, MEMORY

SPRAY, MEMORY

STERLING RUBY & MIKE KELLEY

25 May – 31 July 2015

Inigo Philbrick is pleased to present Spray, Memory, the gallery’s inaugural show at 22 Davies Street. The exhibition features a pairing of Sterling Ruby spray paintings and Mike Kelley memory ware flats.

Mike Kelley’s memory ware flats confront the viewer with an almost kaleidoscopic array of visual stimuli that seem to be rising to the surface of the artworks. Taking their name from a folk-art custom in which everyday objects are encrusted with trinkets – buttons, badges, shells, costume jewelry – these expansive works present a quasi-archeological approach to memory. By ... Read more