Here, winter brings camellias and time spent indoors. The works chosen for “Winter Bloom” depict domestic spaces and objects that consider identity, desire, and femininity.
—From the exhibition text accompanying “Winter Bloom,” which includes work by Carolyn Carr, Christina Graham, and Adrienne Elise Tarver
“Winter Bloom,” a group show including works by Carolyn Carr, Christina Graham, and Adrienne Elise Tarver, remains on view at Camyuhs in Atlanta through January 19.
Carolyn Carr (b. 1966) is a multi-media artist based in Atlanta, Georgia. Her work, exhibited in numerous solo and group exhibitions in the United States, Asia and Europe including the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; BIG POND Artworks, Munich, Germany; Artists Space, New York, NY; 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong; Marisa Newman Projects, New York; the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC; and the High Museum of Art and Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA.
Christina Graham (b. 1989, New York City) uses apertures, obstructions and mirrors to explore the effect of the built environment on our perceptual experiences. She graduated with a BFA in painting from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2011 and has been artist-in-residence at the Vermont Studio Center, Trestle Art Space and Cuttyhunk Island Artist Residency. Her first solo exhibition, “Ridgewood Reflections,” was written up on Artnews, Juxtapoz, and Whitewall Magazine online. Her work has been included in group exhibitions at chashama, Trestle Art Space, Wayfarers Gallery, and The Cooper Union, among others. This is her first exhibition in Atlanta.
Adrienne Elise Tarver is an interdisciplinary artist living and working in Brooklyn, New York. She received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and BFA from Boston University. Tarver has exhibited nationally and abroad, including solo exhibitions at Wave Hill in the Bronx, NY; Victori+Mo in Brooklyn, NY; BRIC Project Room in Brooklyn, New York; A-M Gallery in Sydney, Australia, and Art Matrix Gallery in Chicago, Illinois.