Monday, August 17

Clifford Ross: Landscape Seen & Imagined

A test print of the augmented-reality work. Summer, shot in his Red Hook, Brooklyn studio.
"In this major mid-career museum survey, Landscape Seen & Imagined documents Clifford Ross’s longstanding project to reconcile realism and abstraction. The exhibition takes place throughout two buildings, six galleries, and an exterior performing arts courtyard. Among other works, the exhibition includes a 24’ high x 114’ long photograph on raw wood that spans the length of MASS MoCA’s tallest gallery and an immersive installation of animated video on twelve separate 24’ high screens. Ross’s hyper-detailed photographs of hurricane waves and mountains are included along with a new 'invisible art' project featuring animated virtual elements only accessible by means of the viewer’s smartphone. ..."
Clifford Ross
Steven Kasher Gallery
NY Times: Clifford Ross’s Wave Mechanics