Persuasive Light
Margaret Tedesco
December 9-18, 2017


Opening reception: Saturday, December 9, 7-11pm
First performance: Saturday, December 9, 8:30pm
Second performance: Monday, December 18, 8:30pm / gallery open 7-10pm

Press release

Installation view

Installation view

Installation view

Installation view

Installation view

Installation view

Installation view

Installation view

Installation view

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series Film stills, rolled digital prints (10) 17 x 6 x 6 inches, each 2017 Edition of 2

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series Film stills, rolled digital prints (10) 17 x 6 x 6 inches, each 2017 Edition of 2

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series (detail)

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series (detail)

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series (detail)

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series (detail)

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series (detail)

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series (detail)

Margaret Tedesco A/B Roll Series (detail)

Margaret Tedesco Frankenstein and young girl Film still projection, tin mining plate purchased by the artist (hand-painted by Honey), overhead projector, wooden stand, glass slide Installation dimensions variable Plate: 10.5 x 10.5 inches Glass slide: 3.25 x 3.25 inches 2009-2017

Margaret Tedesco Frankenstein and young girl (detail)

Margaret Tedesco Frankenstein and young girl (detail)

Margaret Tedesco Frankenstein and young girl (detail)

Margaret Tedesco Frankenstein and young girl Plate: 10.5 x 10.5 inches 2009-2017

Margaret Tedesco Frankenstein and young girl Glass slide: 3.25 x 3.25 inches 2009-2017

Margaret Tedesco Kalart EV-8mm editing viewer Found footage (Missouri 1999), film editing reels 9.5 x 15 x 9 inches 2017

Margaret Tedesco Kalart EV-8mm editing viewer Found footage (Missouri 1999), film editing reels 9.5 x 15 x 9 inches 2017

Margaret Tedesco Kalart EV-8mm editing viewer Found footage (Missouri 1999), film editing reels 9.5 x 15 x 9 inches 2017

Margaret Tedesco The Remembered Film Digital print, book 2 x 30 x 24 inches 2017

Margaret Tedesco The Remembered Film (detail)

Margaret Tedesco SUBTITLES SOUNDTRACKS VENTRILOQUISM AFTERWORD or THE HALF-MADE FILM Still from Thriller (1980) directed by Sally Potter. A component of Margaret Tedesco's performance.

Margaret Tedesco Untitled (Cameo) (detail)

Margaret Tedesco Untitled (Cameo) Wig, performance remnant, Soundtrack albums, Califone phonograph (1965) Dimensions variable 2017

Margaret Tedesco Untitled (Cameo) (detail)

Margaret Tedesco The Object of the Look 100 film stills, looped on CRT monitor 2017

(left) Margaret Tedesco Alphaville Rolled digital print 30 x 4 x 4 inches Edition of 2 2017 (right) The Searchers Rolled digital print 30 x 4 x 4 inches Edition of 2 2017

Margaret Tedesco (portrait of Tedesco from 1985)

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