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Patrick Meagher / Studio Visit / part 1/4

March 11, 2007

VernissageTV met artist Patrick Meagher in his studio in New York. Patrick (born 1973 in New York) studied at the Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Cambridge MA, the Carnegie Mellon University, College of Fine Arts, Pittsburgh PA, and the Kunstakademie Dusseldorf, Germany. One of his works has been on display at the Armory Show 2007, and he is participating in a group show in Geneva, Switzerland (through Mai 20, 2007). The group exhibition at the Cabinet des estampes du Musée d’art et d’histoire presents objects made of thermoplastic material from 1960 until present comprising works by Arman, Peter Halley, Richard Hamilton, Claes Oldenburg, Tobias Rehberger and others. Interview: New York correspondent Theodore Bouloukos. New York 2007, March 3, 2007. Part 1/4.

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“My work is concerned with visual and environmental dynamics of architecture, technology and economics around the turn of the millennium. Specifically, my current three areas of focus are: 1. reworking remainder architectonic traces of Modern and new Post-modern vocabulary in found packaging materials and plastic forms. 2. visually symbolizing the emergence of the internet and social technologies, and 3. developing an iconic ‘global’ emotional lexicon for the 21st Century. The work manifests in range of different media – sculpture, drawings, paintings, installations, printed matter and animations; and projects across multiple media bridge these otherwise distinct bodies of work into a larger comprehensive whole.” (excerpt from artist’s statement January 2007).

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