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Time/Image--Krannert Art Museum, January 28 - April 23, 2016: Home

This guide provides additional resources and information on the artists included in the exhibition Time/Image. The exhibition is on view at the Krannert Art Museum (KAM) January 28 through April 23, 2016.

About This Guide

This guide provides information and links to additional resources about the artists included the Krannert Art Museum's exhibition, Time/Image (January 28 - April 23, 2016). If you need help finding additional information, please contact the Ricker Library

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About the Exhibition

Located on Main Level | East Gallery
Curated by Amy L. Powell

Time / Image explores the deep relationship among cinema, time, and thought in contemporary art. The selected artists address time as an expansive dimension for interrogating the chronologies that govern how we live, for revisiting historical narratives and inherited genealogies, and for proposing futures yet to exist. They each seek out and develop temporal strategies of representation, whether in cinematic images that animate the past and revive ghostly residues, in montage and other creative juxtapositions that posit trans-historical and formal alignments, or in their close attention to mediums capable of representing time, including cinema and video but also photography, sculpture, and painting. The exhibition’s title and loose philosophical framework refer to Gilles Deleuze’s texts on cinema, which he argued shaped time as a tangible and active force in the world, capable of being reordered and reimagined.

Time / Image features works by Siemon Allen, Matthew Buckingham, Allan deSouza, Andrea Geyer, Leslie Hewitt, Isaac Julien, Lorraine O’Grady, Trevor Paglen, Raqs Media Collective, Ruth Robbins, and Gary Simmons.

An accompanying screening program will survey critical temporal interventions in film and video, featuring titles by Robert Bresson, Cecilia Dougherty, Andrea Geyer, Djibril Diop Mambéty, Chris Marker, The Otolith Group, Raoul Peck, Semiconductor (Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt), Hito Steyerl, Clarissa Tossin, and Apichatpong Weerasethakul.

Time / Image is organized by the Blaffer Art Museum at the University of Houston and is partially supported by the Illinois Arts Council Agency, the Frances P. Rohlen Visiting Artists Fund/ College of Fine + Applied Arts, and Krannert Art Museum.

The exhibition catalog for this show is available at the Ricker Library in our closed stacks collection.


Gallery

Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

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