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Adriane Colburn
Spectral Reckoning, 2012

Smack Mellon, NY


My role: Curator / Produced exhibition and managed installation and deinstallation or multimedia exhibition.


Awarded Best Exhibition in Dumbo Arts Festival 2012


San Francisco-based artist Adriane Colburn incorporates data collected from her recent expeditions on scientific research vessels to the Amazon and Arctic for her latest project which combines sculptures, video and light projections, and a large-scale hand-cut paper and photograph installation.  


Adriane Colburn is an artist based in San Francisco, CA, Athens, Georgia and Vermont. She has exhibited her work throughout the US and internationally, at venues such as The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and the Luggage Store Gallery in San Francisco, Artsterium in the Republic of Georgia, Parsons, New School in New York, Ballroom Marfa in Texas and the Royal Academy of Art in London. To support her work, she has participated in expeditions to remote parts of the planet- traveling to the Andes and Amazon with Cape Farewell in 2009, to the Arctic Ocean on scientific research expeditions and most recently sailing from Barbados to French Guyana on the Scripps Vessel The Melville. She has been an artist in residence at the Headlands Center for the Arts, the Macdowell Colony and The Blue Mountain Center.


More info about the exhibition on Smack Mellon website.



Opening night video courtesy of Smack Mellon. 




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