hidell brooks is overwhelmingly excited for the opening of selena beaudry's second solo exhibition color, cut, stripe and mark this friday night may 2nd from 6-8 pm. selena arrived from london earlier this week to start the installation process for her show with the piece de resistance a nine by twelve foot cut paper collage. her solo exhibition includes piles, collages and paintings. selena's piles and collages are intricately woven cut paper painted and marked upon with gouache, acrylic, pencil and marker bound together by archival glue.
"color, cut, stripe and mark are the words that describe this body of work. all four are the actions used to make the piles and the wall installation. when making the paintings all of the words are physically represented with the exception of cut. cut can be replaced in the paintings with the word stick. "
selena beaudry, 2014
selena beaudry's work is included in studio party 14 opening may 3rd at the mccoll center for visual art. Also this summer her drawings will be exhibited in line, touch, trace opening august 31, 2014 and running through march 8, 2015 at the north carolina museum of art. please call the gallery if you have any questions concerning selena's amazing work.