All About Photo Awards 2019

Vija Celmins: To Fix the Image in Memory

December 15, 2018 to March 31, 2019
Vija Celmins: To Fix the Image in Memory
151 Third Street
San Francisco - 94103 CA
For more than five decades, Vija Celmins has been creating subtle, exquisitely detailed renderings of the physical world - including oceans, desert floors, and night skies. Distilling vast, expansive distances into mesmerizing small-scale artworks, this obsessive "redescribing" is a way to understand human consciousness in relation to lived experience. One of the few women to be recognized as a significant artist in 1960s Los Angeles, Celmins relocated to New York City in 1981, where she continues to live and work. Vija Celmins: To Fix the Image in Memory features approximately 140 artworks, including paintings, drawings, and 3-D works. A global debut, this is the first Celmins retrospective in North America in more than twenty-five years.

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