LAYAWAY
Christina Forrer, Veronica Gelbaum, Zachary Leener, Alex Lemke
September 22 - October 20 2012

Young Art is pleased to present LAYAWAY, a group exhibition of new works by Christina Forrer, Veronica Gelbaum, Zachary Leener, and Alex Lemke. The opening reception will be held Saturday, September 22nd from 6-9 and the exhibition will remain on view through October 20, 2012.

Christina Forrer was born in Zurich, Switzerland and studied at Art Center College of Design (BFA 2004). Her work has recently been exhibited at Tif's Desk @ Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles; and BolteLang Gallery, Zurich.

Veronica Gelbaum studied at Rhode Island School of Design (BFA 2005). Recent exhibitions include Susan at William Gallery, New York; and The Accidental Chaperone, DIS_RT at MoMA PS1, New York.

Zachary Leener studied at University of California Riverside (MFA 2012) and the Maryland Institute College of Art (BFA 2003). His work has been included in group exhibitions at Klaus Von Nichtssagend, New York; Salon 94, New York; Ridgewood Residency, New York; Workspace, Los Angeles; and Co-Lab, Copenhagen.

Alex Lemke is a 2013 MFA candidate at California State University, Los Angeles. He received his BFA from Art Center College of Design in 2007. Recent group exhibitions include GLAMFA at California State University, Long Beach and Infinite Encores at Luckman Gallery, Los Angeles.

Installation view

Installation view

ALEX LEMKE
Untitled, 2011
concrete, towels, and ink 17.5 x 31 inches

ALEX LEMKE
Untitled, 2011
concrete, towels, and ink 17.5 x 31 inches

ALEX LEMKE
Untitled, 2011 (detail)

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ZACHARY LEENER
White Rum, 2012
oil pastel on paper in frame 34.5 x 26.5 inches

ZACHARY LEENER
White Rum, 2012
oil pastel on paper in frame 34.5 x 26.5 inches

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VERONICA GELBAUM
Cute Couple, 2012
oil on linen 10 x 8 inches

VERONICA GELBAUM
Cute Couple, 2012 (detail)

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CHRISTINA FORRER
Escape From Freedom, 2012
cotton and wool 31.25 x 38.5 inches

CHRISTINA FORRER
Escape From Freedom, 2012 (detail)

CHRISTINA FORRER
Escape From Freedom, 2012 (detail)

CHRISTINA FORRER
Escape From Freedom, 2012 (detail)

Installation view

Installation view

Installation view

VERONICA GELBAUM
Untitled, 2012
oil on linen 16 x 13 inches

VERONICA GELBAUM
Untitled, 2012
oil on linen 16 x 13 inches

Installation view

Installation view

ZACHARY LEENER
Peach Pit, 2012
oil pastel on paper in frame 34.5 x 27.25 inches

ZACHARY LEENER
Peach Pit, 2012 (detail)

ZACHARY LEENER
Untitled, 2012
oil pastel on paper in frame 34.5 x 27.25 inches

ALEX LEMKE
Brief Encounter, 2012
concrete, wire mesh and ink 15 x 13 x 11 inches

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CHRISTINA FORRER
Hives, 2012
cotton, wool and silk dye 24.25 x 20.5 inches

CHRISTINA FORRER
Hives, 2012 (detail)

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ALEX LEMKE
Untitled, 2011
concrete, towel and ink 17 x 31 inches

ALEX LEMKE
Untitled, 2011 (detail)

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CHRISTINA FORRER
The Climate In The Lower Alps Makes For Emotionally Disturbed People, 2012
cotton and wool 27 x 15 inches

CHRISTINA FORRER
The Climate In The Lower Alps Makes For Emotionally Disturbed People, 2012 (detail)

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VERONICA GELBAUM
Untitled, 2012
oil on linen 19 x 17 inches

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