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Patrick Turk: Higher Planes at Art Museum of SETX

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Patrick Turk: Higher Planes at Art Museum of SETX

Patrick Turk: Higher Planes at Art Museum of SETX

Join us for Patrick Turk: Higher Planes at Art Museum of SETX

Patrick Turk investigates customary accounts and antiquated folklores saw through a hallucinogenic focal point. By joining chronicled outlines with ideas from sci-fi, for example, time travel, conscious planets, and speculative science, he makes vivid portrayals of strict, fanciful, and magical purposeful anecdotes.

The presentation will highlight a vivid site-explicit establishment just as hand-cut paper gatherings which are regularly substantially sourced from sci-fi books, reference books, history, and logical charts. Says Turk, “The extraordinary degrees of detail become a microcosm, framing an impression of the human relationship to the pliancy of reality, and to the procedure of self-unfurling.”

Patrick was conceived in Galveston, Texas, and lives and works in Houston. His arrays have been shown at Art Storm, Cris Worley Fine Arts, Lawndale Art Center and Rudolph/Projects/Art Scan just as displays in Galveston, Texas and Los Angeles, California. In 2013, he was an Artist in Residence at the Lawndale Art Center. His works have been distributed a few times in Mung Being Magazine and he has finished prominent commissions for the 2009 Houston Art Car Parade Poster just as the Philokalia collection spread by Golden Cities.

Patrick Turk is one of 60 craftsmen remembered for the book, The Art of Found Objects: Interviews with Texas Artists (Texas A&M Press), wrote by Robert Craig Bunch and discharged in 2016. He was additionally highlighted in the simultaneous display, The Art of Found Objects, held at Lone Star College-Kingwood in November 2016.

This display is liberally subsidized, to some extent, by Rob Clark and Jerry Thacker, Architectural Alliance, Daniels Construction, the Edaren Foundation, the Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts, the City of Beaumont, the Wesley W. Washburn, M.D. also, Lulu L. Smith, M.D. Blessing Fund and the C. Homer and Edith Fuller Chambers Charitable Foundation.


March 27
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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