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Benjamin Martinkus

Image courtesy Benjamin Martinkus

Basile Gallery
January 13 - January 30

Closing reception:
Jan. 29, 2014
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

The work of Benjamin Martinkus, photography technician and adjunct faculty member, is a skeptical yet loving response to the implicit politics, subversive power relations and intoxicating pleasures inherent in an image-based culture. In this exhibition, Martinkus shows a new suite of work comprised of video, imagery and objects both appropriated and fabricated. Together, these works recast the experience of contemporary life as one defined by viewership and imageness.