Matthew Cusick's collage work has been written about in such diverse publications as The Surfers Journal and The Paris Review, indicating his range of references from diverse cultures and geographies.The summer exhibition at The Reading Room will feature work from his Wave series comprised of map fragments as well as the Sirens which use imagery derived from vintage travel postcards.
Please join us for the opening reception on Saturday, June 16 from 7 to 9 pm. TRR will be open that day from noon until 9 pm in conjunction with East Dallas Gallery Day www.facebook.com/dtxgalleryday.
There will be an artist talk on Saturday, July 14 at 3 pm.
Cusick received a BFA from The Cooper Union and is currently pursuing graduate studies at SMU. His work has been shown internationally as well as in New York City at Andrew Kreps, Kent and Pavel Zoubok Gallery where he has an exhibition this fall.
The Reading Room is a project space dedicated to the intersection of visual and text based culture through monthly exhibitions, performances and readings and is located at 3715 Parry Avenue across from Fair Park.
For information: Karen Weiner 214 952 4109.
Image: The Rachel's Wave, 2011, inlaid maps and acrylic on aluminum panel