FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Camille Tibaldeo
Fountain House Gallery Presents “Absence Of” Group Exhibition of Works in Black & White
Curated by Kristin Sancken
On view: September 10 – October 21, 2015 Opening Reception: September 10, 6-8 p.m.
NEW YORK CITY – Fountain House Gallery (formerly Fountain Gallery), located at 702 Ninth Avenue and representing artists living with mental illness, announces the upcoming exhibition “Absence Of.” This group show of works in black and white will open with a Reception on September 10, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., and will remain on view through October 21, 2015. “Absence Of” is curated by Kristin Sancken, a Brooklyn-based writer, curator and longtime supporter of the Outsider Art community.
The show’s featured artists are: Leonard Aschenbrand, Lyn Barlotta, Azure Bourne, Martin Cohen, Jonathan Glass, Ariella Kadosh, Julio Mendoza, Keith Pavia, George Penon, Annette Phuvan, Jasmine Soto, Maura Terese, and Alyson Vega.
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, and by generous support from the Jarvis & Constance Doctorow Family Foundation, the Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Trust, and the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation.