Context Miami 2013
Baang + Burne Contemporary is selected for CONTEXT Miami during Art Basel Miami Beach, December 3 – 8, 2013. We are proud to present Dominic Sansone, Joshua King, and Richard Hart.
Moving effortlessly between painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and conceptual installation, medium is secondary to the experience Hart seeks to create through his work. Born in Inverness, Scotland, raised in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), worked and lived in Durban, South Africa, Hart is a new New Yorker. There is a trail of visual bread-crumbs in each of the works; the
conclusion is never definitive, always left upon the viewers and always fluid. In Mercy and the Meridian, a priest like figure presides over a naked figure in a baptism-like ritual yet it is unclear whose soul is in need of grace. It is the naked white man standing in defiance of the priest with the red headdress? Or perhaps there can be no salvation for one unless there is grace for all...(read more)