Medialia Gallery and The Ethyr presents:
Space I: AIM, DESTROY, TRANSFORM: Play For Change: A group show of toys, games and figures
Artists: Nelson Asencio | Emily Bee | Selina Briggs | Brumsic Brandon Jr. | Barbara Brandon-Croft | Kenya Danino | André LeRoy Davis | Eric Nocella Diaz | T. N. Donahue | Emily Engel/Lil' Bernie | Asaf Harari | Rodney Jackson | Jai Jai Hooray/Rupa Parekh | Kilroy III | Lottie Dolls | My Family Builders/Eze Karpf | Vanessa Ramirez | Reactor-88 | SpellDoctor | Taylored Curiosities | Grey Williamson | Clinton Yaws | Onjena Yo
Writers: Black Heroes Matter/Uraeus | Yolande Clark-Jackson | André J. Daughtry | Devin Domond | Leonardo Faierman | Corey Godwell | Malaki Hill | Let Toys Be Toys | Frank Miller | Michelle Schwartzbach | Harule Stokes | Kimberly O. Wilkes | Teressa J. Wilkes
Youth Correspondents: Lily Love | Media and Social Justice Program of the Lower Eastside Girls Club
Cosplayers: My Little Pony | Brooklyn Dokebi | something very purple | maybe some clowns (but not Pennywise)
Exhibit: November 4th - 25th, 2017
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 4th, 2017, 3 PM - 6 PM
We will be collecting toys and gently used books for a local charity.
Cosplayers are welcome and encouraged!
Medialia ... Rack and Hamper Gallery
335 West 38th Street, 4th Foor, New York, New York 10018
INTENTION & IMPACT STATEMENTS
As part of the Aim, Destroy, Transform: Play for Change toy show, we invited artists to write an intention statement about their toy and a few special guests to write an impact statement about a toy from our private "Curator's Collection." Click on an image to read their statements. Connect with each artist and writer and follow #AimDestroyTransform: #PlayforChange to share your thoughts.
AIM, DESTROY, TRANSFORM: PLAY FOR CHANGE GALLERY
About Medialia ... Rack and Hamper Gallery
Established in 1993, Medialia ... Rack and Hamper Gallery specializes in small, affordable works by international artists, including: book art, medallic sculpture, small sculpture, transformable sculpture, wearable sculpture, wall hangings and comic art exhibits. Work of gallery artists is exhibited on a continual basis, along with special one-person and group exhibitions by international artists.