Julia Anne Goodman: Unearthed

When
Fri Jan 20 (full schedule below)
Where
San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art
Time
Tue - Fri 10am-5pm, Sat -Sun 12-5pm
Cost
Free
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Description

As part of the Front Window Installation series, Julia Anne Goodman presents a site-specific beet papyrus installation.

The installation will consist of thin slices of beets dried together under pressure adhered by their own sugars. Sliced in one direction, the beets concentric circles echo orbits and celestial rings. Sliced in the other direction, the striations reveal the plant’s vein like vascular system collapsing the distance between plant body and human body. Merging agricultural varieties with celestial cartography, Goodman creates an ephemeral stain glass like panels based on the compositions of the winter constellations. This uniquely diverse beet harvest, ranging in size, shape and color mirrors the complexity above us with that below us.

Nov. 13, 2016 — May. 31, 2017
ICA Front Windows

Opening Reception
Sunday, November 13
1pm-4pm

Schedule

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art
560 South First Street
San Jose, CA
Fri Jan 20 (Tue - Fri 10am-5pm, Sat -Sun 12-5pm)
Sat Jan 21 (Tue - Fri 10am-5pm, Sat -Sun 12-5pm)
Sun Jan 22 (Tue - Fri 10am-5pm, Sat -Sun 12-5pm)
Mon Jan 23 (Tue - Fri 10am-5pm, Sat -Sun 12-5pm)
Tue Jan 24 (Tue - Fri 10am-5pm, Sat -Sun 12-5pm)

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  1. San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art
    560 South First Street, San Jose, CA