Through the conceptual exploration of light and painting theory, Udo Noger uses light - the sole source of energy with the ability to transform matter - as a physical material that transforms his two-dimensional paintings into objects with three-dimensional form. By cutting into and layering his canvas, Noger creates spaces that hold light from the outside while returning light back into ambient space. "I cut out parts of the paintings to use the light itself to paint light… I don’t have a physical open space like Fontana has… You cannot touch the inside of my painting but you can feel it…"
may 1 - 30
opening reception: friday, may 1, 6-8pm