Victoria Munro: Container Series, SHOW Gallery, Staten Island, NY

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Work by Victoria Munro January 19, 2011 The installation of Victoria Munro’s wall painting and sculpture at SHOW Gallery reflects an ongoing exploration by the artist into the geometric form, color, and function of shipping containers traveling through Staten Island’s Arthur Kill. Munro endeavors to create art, which is inclusive of her surroundings, exploring relationships between art and environment. As such, these works may be viewed as a response to Staten Island’s shipping context and […]

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Victoria Munro: Going Bush, Show Gallery, Staten Island, NY

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June 20 – August 1, 2009 Opening: June 20, 2009, 2pm New sculpture by New York-based, New Zealand artist Victoria Munro. In the New Zealand English to U.S. English dictionary, ‘going bush’ is translated as “to drop out of society or become reclusive”. The expression is widely used not only when referring to a reclusive period but also to a notion that Kiwis and Aussies hold onto, that they, at any time may be able […]

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Julian Dashper, Daniel Göttin, Kyle Jenkins, Tilman & Jan van der Ploeg, in We Go Far…And Way Back, Show Gallery, Staten Island, NY

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Work by Jan van der Ploeg June 20 – August 1, 2009 Opening: June 20, 2009, 2pm Curated by Victoria Munro, participating artists include Andrew Barber, Julian Dashper, Matthew Deleget, Daniel Gottin, Kyle Jenkins, Lucy McMillan, Dane Mitcehll, Jan van der Ploeg & Tilman. ‘We Go Far….And Way Back.’, is a group painting show comprised of artists with shared work philosophies and exhibition histories. ‘We Go Far…., refers to not only the distances geographically between […]

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