Spoke Gallery

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Preparing For Flight: Exploring Ritualistic Symbols in Basketball

January 18th to March 15th 2014

Opening Reception: Saturday, January 18th,

5 to 7pm.

Performance by the artist:  January 18th 6pm

Image courtesy of the artist:

Instructions for Flight #2, Sharpie on paper

10″x10 2013

The gallery, performance, gallery talk reception and connected events are all free and open to the public.

Gallery Hours: Wednesdays- Fridays from 12 to 5pm and Saturdays by appointment

(For a Saturday appointment- email please at least two days in advance: kbitetti@mwproductions.org).

Medicine Wheel’s Spoke Gallery is proud to present a solo show by Marlon Forrester: Preparing For Flight: Exploring Ritualistic Symbols in Basketball. Marlon is exhibiting new and recent work for this show in a variety of media. Some of the threads of investigation found in this new work are: black male identity, body as commodity, heroism, corporate sport industrial complex, structural racism, rituals, symbols, myths, and archetypes.

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Medicine Wheel 2013

 

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Photo Credit: Becca Goreham

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Photo Credit: Shawn Patrick Carroll

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Photo Credit: Justin Souza

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Photo Credit: Brian McCarthy

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