SINISTER PIFFLE – a mini solo show of new work by Michael Reedy
Opening • Saturday, September 17 th | 5:00pm to 8:05pm
Revolution Gallery is excited to unveil new artwork by Detroit-based artist Michael Reedy.
…I have revisited the timeless themes of life, death, and the human condition. This new interest in the expulsion and the fall of man has been paired with my prior leanings, which have long been rooted in fringe images of the body, medical illustration, ornamentation, dark comedy, and the uncanny. These inevitable aspects of existence bring to mind the most tragic, and most beautiful, images of the body. Where the soft skin of a newborn and my rough patches of psoriasis are the most proximate of neighbors. It is this transitional moment, full of both grace and pain, which I wish to prod and indulge