Catinca Tabacaru Gallery Collective

Justin Orvis Steimer at Palazzo Mora, 56th Venice Biennial

May 9 – Nov 22, 2015 | Personal Structures is taking place during the 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale at the Palazzo Mora. Presented are the series of three paintings Steimer completed while in residence in Venice, Italy.

during the months january through march 2015
painted on pieces of an antique cranfield and carter boat sail
each work is a visual manifestation of the energy present at the time and location of its creation
taking into account the belief that the same energy existed 100 years ago and will continue to exist 100 years from now
time looses its significance giving way only to the present moment