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Radiant Messenger: Drawings by China Marks

  • Dates October 22, 2016 - January 7, 2017 (Recurring weekly on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Time From: 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Admission Free
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  • Location Foosaner Art Museum
  • Address 1463 Highland Avenue Melbourne, FL 32940
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China Marks explores the tangled nature of social relationships and human imperfections through a singular irreverent visual iconography. Describing her work as “process-directed, constructed fabric drawings,” Marks draws with thread. Using commercially available printed fabric, an industrial zigzag sewing machine, a computerized embroidery machine, and a collagist strategy, Marks creates complex narratives that “reflect the world we live in all its glory, horror, and absurdity…” 

Image credit: China Marks, The Morning After, 2014. Fabric, lace, thread, screen ink, buttons, fusible adhesive, 33.5 x 33 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

The Foosaner Art Musuem is open Wednesday - Saturday.