CYDONIA | Dorotabo | Opens Nov. 22

Elise Eeraerts, B4C, metal wireframe coated with boron carbide grains. Image courtesy of the Artist and CYDONIA, Dallas.



Exhibit dates: NOVEMBER 22, 2019 – JANUARY 26, 2020

Location: The Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd, 2nd Floor, Dallas 75208

DALLAS – Cydonia Gallery is pleased to announce Dorotabo, a solo exhibition featuring works by Elise Eeraerts. This will be the artist’s second solo presentation with CYDONIA. The exhibition runs from November 22 to January 26, 2020. An opening reception will take place from 6PM to 8PM on Friday, November 22.

Based on Eeraerts’s research in Japan, Dorotabo focuses notions of regeneration found in myths, technology, and earth’s history to articulate how humanity is inextricably tied to nature. The title references the folkloric story of toiling farmers’s ghosts transforming into mud spirits that haunt improperly maintained rice fields. Eeraerts takes inspiration from this Japanese lore as a fundamental way in which humanity can understand our connection with nature and the current phenomena of our ecological crisis.  Read More…

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