Future   |   Current   |   Past

Character Profile

July 10-27, 2013

Venue
Root Division

Location
San Francisco, CA

Strong Wrestlers by John Patrick McKenzie © 2009 Creativity Explored. Marker on plywood, 13.25 x 6.5 inches.

Artwork by Creativity Explored's John Patrick McKenzie will be featured in Root Division's Character Profile, a group exhibition featuring projects that explore intersections between the forms, mechanisms and meanings of language. This exhibition investigates novel functions of language through collaboration and a broad range of materials, media and approaches.

The artists in Character Profile present language as both a medium and a subject, and deftly maneuver words to both convey and critique meaning. Many works are interactive and dedicated to a spirit of engagement and play. The exhibition highlights art designed for direct interaction with visitors and work that provokes expanded meanings and alternative associations of language and test.

Opening Reception
Saturday, July 13, 2013
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 

Root Division
3175 17th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110 

Featured Events

Everything is Quiet Opening Reception
July 19, 2018
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Join us for the opening reception of Everything is Quiet, the first solo exhibition of work by Gerald Wiggins. Gerald Wiggins' (b. 1968) depictions of human figures, animal life, and fantasti...