FORMER ISLANDS at Heliopolis, Brooklyn

Heliopolis presents

A collaborative show

June 6-29, 2014

OPENING RECEPTION Friday, June 6, 7-10pm
+reading events tba

FORMER ISLANDS comprises the results of 1-to-1 text/image exchanges between 11 pairs of artists and writers. Each pair was invited to trade works and then create new works in response, transferring ideas between media and generating provisional relay systems between image and word, object and letter.

Featuring new collaborations between:

Stephanie Barber & Karen Yasinsky

Lisa Chen & Katy Martin

Ryan Dobran & Jacqueline Arias

Ian Dreiblatt & Olivia Ciummo

Ben Fama & Andrew Shuta

Jessamyn Fiore & Victoria Keddie

Jennifer Hayashida & Jenny Perlin

Christine Larusso & Alison S. M. Kobayashi

Carolyn Lazard  & Jesse Cohen

Rachel Levitsky & Susan Bee

Trisha Low & Rachel Hauer

Curated by Rachael Rakes & Leo Goldsmith

At Heliopolis Project Space
154 Huron Street (between Manhattan and Franklin)
Greenpoint, NY 11222