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Perfect World

Jan 31 - Mar 31 1996

UB Art Gallery

Perfect World is an exhibition of work by artists who address the idea of nature. Decidedly dystopian, the exhibition portrays a wilderness withered and misshapen by the will of man. The work attempts to direct the viewer’s consideration away from questions of preserving a Romantic mythic nature and toward a consideration of the consequences of Modernist cultural concepts and attitudes toward nature.

Artists: Gregory Crewdson, Ronald Jones, David Nyzio, Vincent Shine, and Laura Stein.

Curated by Karen Emenhiser.