Please Join Us Saturday May 9th 5:30-7:30pm
McKinney Avenue Contemporary
In the square gallery, Tigersprung: Obscure Couture. The exhibition’s title comes from the fashion historian and researcher Ulrich Lehmann’s book, Tigersprung: Fashion in Modernity, based on the writings of Charles Baudelaire and Walter Benjamin. Curated by Dr. Charissa Terranova, Assistant Professor of Aesthetic Studies at the University of Texas at Dallas and Director of Centraltrak: The UT Dallas Artist Residency, the exhibition features fashion-based art objects by artists from North America and Europe. Participant artists in the show are Libby Black from San Francisco, Amy Revier, Sunny Sliger and Keri Oldham from Dallas, and artists-in-residence at Centraltrak James Gilbert from Los Angeles, Thera Hillennar from The Netherlands and Gabriel Dawe from Mexico.