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Nevermore @ Modern Eden Gallery

Posted on November 18, 2012 at 9:40 PM


Modern Eden Gallery Presents:

"Nevermore"

Inspirations from Poe's Raven

403 Francisco Street San Francisco, CA 94133

(415) 956-3303

Opening night Saturday, December 15, 2012

6:00-10:00 pm in PDT

Show runs December 15th - Januray 6th 2013

Modern Eden Gallery is pleased to announce “Nevermore” a group show inspired by Poe’s “The Raven”. "The Raven" is often noted for its dark and supernatural atmosphere and has been inspiring artists since it’s first publication in 1845. It tells the tale of a talking raven's mysterious visit to a distraught lover, documenting the man's slow fall into madness. The lover, is lamenting the loss of his love, Lenore. Sitting on a bust of Pallas, the raven seems to perpetuate his distress with its constant repetition of the word "Nevermore".

 

For Nevermore, our artists are taking their own inspirations from the classic work and dissecting elements and themes from the work. From portraits of the mysterious Lenore, to the stone cold bust of Pallas, alongside portraits of the loquacious raven and even Edgar Allen Poe himself, the gallery walls will house works inspired by one of the most famous poems ever written.

 

Featuring works by Lara Dann, Jaclyn Alderete, Lacey Bryant, Layil Umbralux, Ashley Bell, Melissa Morgan, Kassie McMahon, Shawn Kawa, Aniela Sobieski, Lucy Hillenbrand, Cayetano G. Valenzuela, Michael Foley, Jeffrey Felker, Ransom & Mitchell, Sheri Jurnecka, Cory Benhatzel, Sherry DeLorme, Jessica Ward, Akira Beard, Derek Harrison, Timo Hanley, Patrushka, Joseph Kohls, Adam Rozan, Corey Urlacher, Brianna Angelakis, Craig LaRotonda, Leon Loucheur, Mary Syring, Edward Cao, Catherine Moore, Shannon Amidon, Daisy Church, James Marc, Alice Savage, Derrick Scocchera, and Debra J. Gardner Abarca.

 

The opening reception for "Nevermore” will be held at Modern Eden on Saturday, December 15th from 6-10pm. The exhibition will be on display through January 6, 2013 and is free and open to the public. Complimentary beverages will be served by Three Wishes Winery and Rolling Rock. There will be a live DJ set by DJ Brendan J. during the reception. Featured solo artist, Leilani Bustamante will be in attendance. Featured artists will be in attendance.

 

For more information, please contact Modern Eden: (415) 956-3303, [email protected]

Press Contact: Kim Larson, [email protected]

More info here: http://www.moderneden.com/pages/nevermore



ARTISTS

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Jessica Ward

Akira Beard

Lara Dann

Craig LaRotonda

Lacey Bryant

Ransom & Mitchell

Jaclyn Alderete

Alice Savage

Melissa Morgan

Kassie McMahon

Aniela Sobieski

Lucy Hillenbrand

Cayetano G. Valenzuela

Michael Foley

Cory Benhatzel

Sherry DeLorme

James Marc

Ashley Bell

Jeffery Felker

Derek Harrison

Timo Hanley

Leon Loucher

Adam Rozan

Corey Urlacher

Shawn Kawa

Brianna Angelakis

Joseph Kohls

Mary Syring

Edward Cao

Catherine Moore

Shannon Amidon

Sheri Jurnecka

Daisy Church

Derrick Scocchera

Layil Umbralux

Debra J. Gardner-Abarca


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