Close Encounters is a compelling dialogue on social issues disguised as a contemporary art exhibition.
Artists: Allora & Calzadilla, Cory Arcangel, Beehive Collective, Enrique Chagoya, Mel Chin, Sam Durant, Floating Lab Collective, Futurefarmers, Leon Golub, Wayne Gonzales, Daniel Heyman, Jenny Holzer, Mildred Howard, Chris Jordan, Ligorano/Reese, Robyn O’Neill, Yoko Ono, Ester Partègas, Jefferson Pinder, Adrian Piper, Andrea Robbins & Max Becher, Martha Rosler, Roger Shimomura, Taryn Simon, Nancy Spero, Jon Winet.
(Top left) Roger Shimomura, Two Characters, 2003
From the Stereotypes and Admonitions series.
20 x 24 in. Courtesy of Greg Kucera Gallery.
(Top right) Ligorano & Reese, The State of Things, 2008.
Ice sculpture. Photo by Nora Ligorano.