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James Minden: Real/Unreal

RICHARD SPEER
Friday March 22
Augen DeSoto
716 NW Davis St.
 

On First Thursday, as viewers filed through Augen Gallery, many of them reached out, trying to touch the apparition-like holographs in James Minden’s series, Real/Unreal. Minden painstakingly scratches geometric forms into treated black plastic, creating 3-D effects in wall pieces and LED-lit sculptures. The works are less glossy than those in his last show, affording a more elegant finish and increased light play between deep and shallow scratches. This show is hard to beat for sheer “gee whiz!” appeal. Through March 30.



Where: Augen DeSoto
Phone: 224-8182
Address: 716 NW Davis St.
Website: www.augengallery.com

 
 
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