G.A.P. Global Artist Project III 2015 Lecce, Italy 2015
.GAP ( global art project ) invites native and traveling artists to view compact evolving exhibitions and participate in workshops and demonstrations of collaborative and mixed-media arts in our ongoing series of international activities for this project. We return to Lecce in southern Italy a year after participating in the Salento Biennale, the Tonio Jazz Festivall and establishing a base in Venice at Ca’ Zanardi to Mostra al Cittadino 52 artisti per 52 settimane and Fondo Verri with the guidance of curator Monica Lisi whose Monna Lisa studio space will serve as the site for workshops for visiting and local artists from September 18th to October 4th and center of experiments in art practice by Carl Heyward / Akiko Suzukiand Vered Gersztenkorn – Painter. The exhibitions include rotating examples of individual and collaborative new and existing works from core GAP members Laura Oh and Lorna Crane. Additionally satellite GAP members Glen Rogers / Gregory J Rose / N Masani Landfair and Alvaro Sanchez round out the project with diverse works various media including print, painting, collage, contemporary quilt making, assemblage, electro-static graphics and other genres….the conglomerate of participants hail from USA / JAPAN / ISRAEL / NEW SOUTH WALES / SOUTH KOREA & GUATEMALA .
Join GAP as we invent the face of the necesarily collaborative future.
Akiko Suzuki and N. Masani Landfair Leece, It 2015 G.A.P.
Opening at Fondo Verri, Lecce , Italy