News

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    IDEAL AVENUE – John Sully video/sound installation -

    JULY 17 – AUG9 Thursday thru Saturday Sunset at Ideal Glass Facade (Event is weather permitting) Audio/Video artist John Sully in collaboration with video designer Scott Fetterman continues his Ideal Video series with his latest project “IDEAL AVENUE” inspired by and in concept with Levan Mindiahsvili‘s mural “Ghost &#...

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    GHOST mural: Artist Talk and IDEAL AVENUE outdoor video installation

    Thursday, July 11th 7-11PM at the sidewalk façade of Ideal Glass THIS IS AN OUTDOOR EVENT. Facebook event Ideal Glass in partnership with The Fourth Arts Block invites you to explore the history of Lower East Side and the issues regarding the urbanism and gentrification through two public projects:Mural “Ghost” by Levan Mindiashvili and video insta...

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    Mural

    New Mural : Levan Mindiashvili

    Presented by Fourth Arts Block, in partnership with Ideal Glass. This project is part of FABLES, a series of public works exploring Lower East Side History Levan Mindiashvili investigates gentrification and its effects on architecture and sense of place. With the mural ‘Ghost’ I want to contribute to a raising awareness in the importance of histori...

Works

  • SWEATSHOP BOOGIE

    2013 - on going

    A series of live performances and videos featuring original music by Ideal Orkestra that satirizes sweatshop labor in the global fashion industry. Taking hand-made, make-shift, and recycled fashion to another dimension, clothing designer Uta Bekaia’s retro-futuristic glam-funk get-ups dress th...

  • SILKS N SATIN ADORN MY BONES

    2013

    A video work inspired by the vibrant and lavish dress practices established by Charles II during the Restoration period in 17th century England. A group of elaborately dressed courtesans sit in an ornate parlor basking in the fabrics and makeup that adorn their bodies, elegantly powdering themselves...

  • THE PURPLE JESTER

    2013

    Intertwining art, experimental fashion and mythological narrative into a seven act performance and related videos, The Purple Jester subverts the archetype of the Jester by re-casting him as the hero, transcending conflict through the strategic implementation of humorous acts. This is one of four pa...