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Bad Luck

Nancy Atakan, Georgia Henkel, Maxwell Loren Holyoke-Hirsh, Doreen LaMantia Maloney, Rosamond Purcell, Dan Selter
Friday, November 2 Wednesday, December 5, 2007
Lexington Gallery Hop: Friday, November 16
The Morlan Gallery will be closed for Thanksgiving from Wednesday, Nov. 21 through Friday, Nov. 23, 2007

A beautiful and humorous look at the idea of chance, fate, and destiny, Bad Luck offers a sampling of local and international artists working in a variety of media. Lexington artists include painter Georgia Henkel, new media artist Doreen Maloney, and ceramicist Dan Selter who join Nancy Atakan, a photographer and video artist from Istanbul, Turkey, Maxwell Loren Holyoke-Hirsh, a young artist from Los Angeles, and Rosamond Purcell, an internationally recognized photographer currently living in Boston. Bad Luck, guest curated by Lexington artist Bill Santen, includes a 14-page exhibition catalog with color plates, available for the purchase price of $2.

Read Dr. Robert Jensen's excellent essay written specifically for this exhibition Bad Luck Is A Surrealist Adventure. Dr. Jensen will deliver a lecture by the same title on Wednesday, November 7 at 7 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.

If you go:
Gaines Center/ located on the University of Kentucky Campus
232 E. Maxwell Street
Lexington, KY 40506
Phone: 859.257.1537

  • Woman Sitting
  • decaying dice
  • portrait
  • decaying dice
  • man spitting arrows
  • the unlucky
  • epts
  • baby jesus
  • morlan gallery interior
  • morlan gallery entrance
  • morlan gallery interior
  • Gallery Installation

For more information contact Andrea Fisher, director of the Morlan Gallery
300 North Broadway Lexington, KY 40508 USA (859) 233-8142

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