A Guide to the Field: Storefront Practices in the Social Realm is a project gallery in Mountaindale, deep in the New York Catskills. Curated by J. Morgan Puett, Ambassador of Entanglement of Mildred’s Lane, in collaboration with Abby Lutz, Minister of Strategic Possibilities. It is a project gallery devoted to showing, making and collecting socially and politically sensitive artwork, including; textiles, sculpture, clothing, furniture, photography, painting, ceramics – fine art in the everyday – set in topic-driven installations (swarmings) by artists working in the social sphere. Visitors experience a storefront apartment environment, as an interactive installation of making, cooking, cleaning, playing, resting, reading, thinking – being.
Hours Friday & Saturday 12pm-7pm, Sunday 12pm-4pm and by appointment.
saturday August 10
New topic: Phallacies
A Guide to the Field presents Phallacies, a show that represents the nuance of sex, possibility and power. Featuring a diverse range of works, Phallacies outlines the relationship between art practice and sexual practice. Taking its cue from queer and trans critiques of the body, embodiment, desire and despair, Phallacies asks: how do changing instruments for and representations of sex pose both an opening and a site of longing?