Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Observer Culture Selects Sarah Anne Johnson's "Field Trip" at Julie Saul Gallery as a Must to Do in New York's Art World Before February 26th

Pink Forest, 2015 © Sarah Anne Johnson /
Courtesy of Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, and Julie Saul Gallery, New York

Exhibition: Sarah Anne Johnson: Field Trip
Dates: February 25th - April 16th
Opening: Thursday Feburary 25th 6-8pm
Location: Julie Saul Gallery, 535 West 22 Street, New York
"A documentary photographer with a surreal touch, Sarah Anne Johnson returns to this gallery for her sixth solo effort. Presenting pictures shot at music festivals that are then digitally manipulated, painted and sprinkled with glitter, the artist offers a psychedelic vision of the people and objects populating these counterculture events, rather than the participating musical acts. Pink Forest captures three young men, walking nude into a magical realm; Painted Ladies portrays a hedonistic group of imaginatively masked women; and Uck depicts a collapsed sign atop a pile of hay that Ms. Johnson has trippily transformed with glitter. If you missed Woodstock—which, undoubtedly, most of us did—“Field Trip” might be the next best thing."
- Paul Laster, Feb 2016

For more information please visit: www.saulgallery.com

If you are unable to attend the exhibition at Julie Saul Gallery New York, you will be able to see "Field Trip" at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection March 5th - June 5th, 2016.

Exhibition: Sarah Anne Johnson: Field Trip
Dates: March 5th - June 5th, 2016
Location: The McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 10365 Islington Avenue, Kleinburg, Ontario L0J 1C0 Canada

For more information please visit:  www.mcmichael.com

Sarah Anne Johnson's artist page: www.bulgergallery.com

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