The Future Is Not What It Used to Be, curated by Amanda Roscoe Mayo, will be on display in the Michael and NoÃ©mi Neidorff Art Gallery at Trinity University from March 1- April 7, 2012. There will be an opening reception on March 1st from 5-7pm.Â A gallery talk with the curator and artists will begin at 6pm.
The Future is Not What it Used To Be features works by thirteen artists exploring human incursion on the landscape. Through a variety of media, these artists offer contrasting views of the landscape as touched by human hand through both destruction and conservation.Â The exhibition asks, when did nature turn from sustained into sustainable?
The exhibition features artists Ansel Adams; Jeana Baumgardner and Sandy Carson from Austin; Erik Grow and Scot Polach from San Francisco; Caleb Jagger and Todd Jagger from Fort Davis, Texas; Adam Katseff from Stanford, California; Leigh Anne Lester from San Antonio; Allie Mount from Portland, Oregon; Kristin Musgnug from Fayetteville, Arkansas; Adam Waldron-Blain from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; and Liz Ward from Castroville, Texas.
Curator Amanda Roscoe Mayo is a graduate of Trinity University where she majored in studio art.Â She is now the Co-Director of PLAySPACE Gallery at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco, California, where she is a candidate for a Masters in Curatorial Practice. She also co-founded R&R, a curatorial collective based in San Francisco.
Michael and NoÃ©mi Neidorff Art Gallery
Dicke Art Building, Department of Art and Art History
Trinity University, One Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX, 78212
Gallery Hours: Tuesday â€“ Saturday, 1-5pm