Starts:
May
28
2010
Exhibition:

36 Dramatic Situations

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POSTED BY: Scott Kiernan | Sat May 22nd, 2010 2:53 a.m.

36 Dramatic Situations
May 28 - June 11
Opening Reception: May 28, 7-10 PM


LOUIS V. E.S.P.
140 Jackson St. #4D
Brooklyn, NY 11211

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Supplication ♦ Deliverance ♦ Crime pursued by vengeance ♦ Vengeance taken for kin upon kin ♦ Pursuit ♦ Disaster ♦ Falling prey to cruelty/misfortune ♦ Revolt ♦ Daring enterprise ♦ Abduction ♦ The enigma ♦ Obtaining ♦ Enmity of kin ♦ Rivalry of kin ♦ Murderous adultery ♦ Madness ♦ Fatal imprudence ♦ Involuntary crimes of love ♦ Slaying of kin unrecognized ♦ Self-sacrifice for an ideal ♦ Self-sacrifice for kin ♦ All sacrificed for passion ♦ Necessity of sacrificing loved ones ♦ Rivalry of superior vs. inferior ♦ Adultery ♦ Crimes of love ♦ Discovery of the dishonour of a loved one ♦ Obstacles to love ♦ An enemy loved ♦ Ambition ♦ Conflict with a god ♦ Mistaken jealousy ♦ Erroneous judgement ♦ Remorse ♦ Recovery of a lost one ♦ Loss of loved ones

"Now to this declared fact that there are no more than thirty-six dramatic situations, is attached a singular corollary, the discovery that there are in life but thirty-six emotions. A maximum of thirty-six emotions, and therein we have all the savor of existence..."
-Georges Polti, "The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations, 1916

Organized by Scott Kiernan

Artists:
Alisa Barymboym
Amelia Saul
Ania Diakoff
Anne Yalon
Cigdem Kaya
Colby Bird
Deric Carner
Derek Larson
Elena Bajo
Eric Angles
Ethan Miller
Georgia Sagri
Gregory Edwards
J Parker Valentine
Jakob Schillinger
Jen Liu
Joshua Smith
Justin Craun
Justin Samson
Katrina Lamb
Lily Benson
Lisa Oppenheim
Maya Kishi-Andersen
Nuno Ramalho
Peter Coffin
R. Venticinque
Scott Kiernan
Shinsuke Aso
Sreshta Premnath
Thomas Torres Cordova
Tova Carlin

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Please visit www.louisvesp.com for more info on this and past shows.

Link:
http://www.louisvesp.com