2019 Candidacy Exhibition

VCUarts | Painting + Printmaking presents Candidacy 2019:

fata morgana

Fata Morgana- (Italian: [ˈfaːta morˈɡaːna])  

A mirage, typically witnessed at sea, in the desert, or over hot pavement, will mirror and invert distant objects through bending, and reflecting rays of light. These images are real, just misplaced, something illusory and unattainable.

We reference the name of a medieval sorceress Morgan le Fay who, of course, was blamed for causing these complex mirages. Today, we understand these optical illusions to be caused by atmospheric conditions. …

An exhibition of works by
GM KEATON
LUIS VASQUEZ
SEREN MORAN
BRYAN CASTRO
CHRISTIANA BECKER
JOHN CHAE
PAUL FINCH
KYRAE DAWAUN

APRIL 27th – MAY 4th
RECEPTION: APRIL 27, 2019 6PM-9PM
5075 Forest Hill Ave., Richmond, VA 23225