Mira Dancy & Sarah Peters
BODYRITE

October 16 - November 26, 2014





Congratulations to Julie Schenkelberg, winner of the ArtPrize Installation Juried Award, for SiTE:LAB, ArtPrize 2014.



Asya Geisberg Gallery is pleased to pair Mira Dancy and  Sarah Peters in "BODYRITE", an exhibition of paintings and sculpture. The duo's seemingly opposite oeuvres - acid-hued graphic paintings and terracotta miniatures - award us with the possibilities of reimagining the female body as a series of poses, affects, or mere outlines. With a clear nod to millennia of reliance on the female nude, the two artists share an  au courant appreciation of its descent into a signifier. Peters, whose work has revived traditional media such as bronze portraiture, plaster casts, and drawing, consistently reframes the history of European...

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