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Christine Garvey at Terminal 136, Opens Friday, July 5, 6-9 pm

When: Fri., July 5, 6-9 p.m., Sat., July 6, 12-5 p.m., Thu., July 11, 12-5 p.m., Fri., July 12, 12-5 p.m., Sat., July 13, 12-5 p.m., Thu., July 18, 12-5 p.m., Fri., July 19, 12-5 p.m. and Sat., July 20, 12-5 p.m. 2019
Phone: (210) 758-6246
Price: Free
Garvey's installation for Terminal 136 acts as a kind of feminist temple. The gallery contains a number of altars, each one host to what historian Francis Connelly calls “Boundary Creatures,” grotesque monsters that “roam the borderland of all that is familiar and conventional.” Akin to a kind of stations of the cross, where Christians meditate on the suffering and transformation of Christ on his way to crucifixion, each altar offers a place to contemplate the surreal materialism of the female form, one which has been ruined, sacrificed and reinvented throughout the course of history.


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