Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial
June 22 - September 08, 2013
Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial features cutting edge work by New York area emerging artists who participated in The Bronx Museum of the Arts’ Artist in the Marketplace (AIM) program in the last two years. Organized by Gabriel de Guzman, Wave Hill Curator of Visual Arts; Elizabeth Grady, guest curator; and Lia Zaaloff, Bronx Museum Curator, the exhibition is presented concurrently at The Bronx Museum, Wave Hill, and 1285 Avenue of the Americas Art Gallery. Works by 23 artists will be on view at Wave Hill including aricoco, Héctor Arce-Espasas, Maša Bajc, Aurora De Armendi, Lisa Elmaleh, Raúl Gómez Valverde, Emily J. Hara, Robyn Hasty, Benjamin Heller, Janne Höltermann, Elizabeth Hoy, Naoko Ito, Guillaume Légaré, Summer McCorkle, Dean Monogenis, José Antonio Ojeda, Vittorio Ottaviani, Anne Percoco, Sarada Rauch, Jessica Sanders, Elisabeth Smolarz, Terttu Uibopuu, Andrea Wolf
- Wave Hill opening reception: Saturday, June 22, 2013, 1–4PM
- The Bronx Museum of the Arts opening reception: Sunday, June 23, 2013, 2–6PM
- 1285 Avenue of Americas Art Gallery opening reception: Monday, June 24, 2013, 6–8PM
Jessica Sanders, Joist, 2013, latex, beeswax cast of a removed support structure, dimensions variable. Photo credit Ken Goebel
José Antonio Ojeda, Guilded Man, 2013, brass, copper, nickel silver, 67” x 32”. Photo credit Ken Goebel
Dean Monogenis, Parkland, 2012, acrylic on wood panel, 60” x 90”. Photo credit Ken Goebel
Andrea Wolf, Untitled from Little Memories series (detail), 2011, video-sculpture, 4 ½” x 11” x 2”. Photo credit Ken Goebel
Robyn Hasty, The Paradox of Creation, 2013, found wood, glass, rocks, plants, metal blade, rope, water, 6’ x 6’ x 10’. Photo credit Ken Goebel
Naoko Ito, Spelling Out, 2012-3, wire, 128” x 55” x 117”. Photo credit Ken Goebel
Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial is supported in this venue by Anonymous, the Milton & Sally Avery Arts Foundation, The New York Community Trust and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Sustaining support for Wave Hill is provided by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.
Support for the Visual Arts Program is provided by Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Inc., Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, New York Community Trust Edward and Sally Van Lier Fund, New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation, and by the Cathy and Stephen Weinroth Commissioning Fund for the Arts.