“Overflow”

D’Amelio Terras, New York
June 30 – July 30, 1999

Monica Bonvicini
Olafur Eliasson
B&R Projects
Fischli & Weiss
Gelatin
Elisa Jimenez
Josephine Meckseper
Jeff Nelson
Nils Norman
Gabriel Orozco
Randall Peacock
Rudolf Stingel

D’Amelio Terras, Marianne Boesky Gallery, and Anton Kern Gallery are pleased to present Overflow, a 12-person group show spilling into different spaces and disciplines, in and out-of-doors. The exhibition surveys the legislation of fluids and the concept of flow, be it semiological or natural. Just as the earth is largely comprised of water, so too are we fluid creatures, and our human bodies mirror the circulatory conditions that operate in the universe.  Whether it is the global dissemination of information, the flow of emotion, the distribution of light, energy, or value, flow is both Apollonian and Dionysian.  Flow stops and starts and goes on forever; it spills over and is reabsorbed, descending underground and spurting upward toward the sun.

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