E15: A BODY TO FOLLOW
Saturday, July 14 – Saturday, August 18, 2018
OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, July 14, 6:00 -8:00 pm
Transformer is proud to present A Body to Follow – the culminating exhibition of our 15th Annual Exercises for Emerging Artists Program – E15: FIBERS, featuring artists Aliana Grace Bailey, Rachel Schechtman, Dulcina Abreu, and Alanna Reeves.
Founded in 2004, Transformer’s Exercises For Emerging Artists is an annual peer critique & mentorship program created to support a selected group of DC-based emerging artists each year who are at critical points or crossroads in their professional growth and creative development.
Focusing on a different artistic discipline each year, E15 brought together four emerging artists, focused on fiber and textile as medium, history, and 'a means of survival', for rigorous peer & mentor critique as they created new work. Through new installation-based projects, varying in material, production, and sustainability, A Body to Follow explores issues surrounding the body, security, and identity, and their connection to nature and family.
For more information about the exhibition and exercises program, check out our website here: http://www.transformerdc.org/exhibitions/overview/exhibition-e15-a-body-to-follow