Lucas Samaras, Mirrored Infinity Room

Lucas Samaras, Mirrored Infinity Room
With a prolific career dating back to the mid-20th century, New York-based artist Lucas Samaras has gained renown for his work in painting, sculpture, photography, and performance art. Born in Greece in 1936, Samaras has been the subject of seven major career retrospectives and more than one-hundred solo exhibitions around the world, solidifying his important role in the NYC and international art scene. Some of his most mesmerizing works include Room No. 2, Mirrored Cell, and PARAXENA—wooden chambers covered top to bottom with mirrors that transform the spaces into dazzling, dizzying in...
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Soo Sunny Park, Unwoven Light installation

Soo Sunny Park, Unwoven Light installation
American artist Soo Sunny Park took over Rice Gallery, part of Rice University in Houston, Texas, with a glistening, labor intensive, abstract installation called Unwoven Light. The suspended piece is made up of 37 individual units composed of chain link fencing that is arranged into a sculptural form that’s all about light. FORWARDVIEW THE PHOTO GALLERY     As you make your way around the space, the ever-changing rainbows of color bounce off each piece of iridescent Plexiglas that has been wired into the openings of the metal fence. The coated Plexiglas causes ...
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