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de·con·struct Presented by Fashion Institute of Technology School of Graduate Studies
April 17, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
de·con·struct /ˌdēkəәnˈstrəәkt/ verb: to take apart or examine in order to reveal the basis or composition often with the intention of exposing biases, flaws, or inconsistencies.
The graduating class of the Master of Arts in Art Market, Fashion Institute of Technology School of Graduate Studies presents de·con·struct, an exhibition of work by ten artists, opening Friday, April 17 at 6:00 pm at NOoSphere Arts, 251 East Houston Street, New York. The work in this exhibition examines contemporary social standards and artistic norms.de·con·struct poses the question, Do these works contain a depiction of truth or a crafted fabrication? The viewer is challenged to figuratively ‘deconstruct’ notions of beauty, sense of self, gender roles, and the various sources of these preconceptions.