621 presents “Barks and Squeals” for First Friday, June 3rd. A multimedia romp exploring man’s fragile relationship with nature. Works to shown by Celina Dezzuto, Ashley Ivey, Bill Rice, and Chris Cameron. The exhibit runs from June 3rd to June 24th.
Barks and Squeals, a collection of dreams and fears at the edge of the untamed, explores both the human desire to connect with the natural world and mankind’s physical inability to do so without mediation. Celina Dezzuto’s paintings depict manifestations of beauty and horror when nature enters dreams. Chris Cameron shares video works of spectral bodies performing miniature dances behind backyard fences. Sculptural works by Ashley Ivey and Bill Rice present idealized visions of cast off debris and nuisance creatures and look respectively at ideas of comfort and shelter.