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Art of Armistice

October 27, 2018 - December 2, 2018

Reception: Friday, November 9, 2018 | 7-9 pm

Target Gallery presents Art of Armistice, a group exhibition that explores the after effects of war. This exhibition will focus on the physical, mental, and cultural effects war has on the world through the perspective of both civilians and veterans alike. This exhibition will be paired with different public programs in honor of the 100th year anniversary of the ground breaking of the former munitions plant that the Torpedo Factory Art Center now calls home.

Participating Artists

Katherine Akey
Jason Bly
Mikhail Bolkhovitinov
Martin Cervantez
Irene Clouthier
Roy Comiskey
Michael Fischerkeller
Rachel Garcia-Palmer
Kay Gordon
Tom Greaves
Lucy Julia Hale
Lee Halvorsen
Amy Helminiak
Everett Kane
Jeff Lassahn
Colin McMullan
Chris Revelle
Justin Sadegh
Elin Slavick
Onnie Strother
Henrik Sundqvist
Ron Testa
Patricia Anderson Turner

About the Juror

Spencer Dormitzer attended the school of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1986 and has been a working artist for over twenty-five years. Dormitzer has also worked as Studio Manager for New York abstractionist David Reed and as an Executive Producer for the New York Cosmos.

Dormitzer has had over 50 solo and group shows in his career, from such places as Chicago, Illinois; Antwerp, Belgium; Santa Fe, New Mexico; and New York City. His work also belongs in over 100 private and museum collections. Spencer’s work has been featured in the new art examiner, Chicago Tribune, Philadelphia Enquirer, Chicago Reader and New City Chicago Magazine.

Dormitzer currently resides in Washington D.C, with his wife and two sons.


Image Credit: Roy Comiskey, Reconstruction, Mixed-Media Collage on Wood Panel, 2018


October 27, 2018
December 2, 2018
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