Topographies Explores Landscape Through Art
“Topographies,” the latest Dowd Gallery art exhibition at SUNY Cortland, explores the natural and artificial aspects of the earth’s landscape through several different mediums from two artists.
The exhibition, which runs from Monday, March 2, to Friday, April 10, features prints, lightboxes and a three-channel video installation by Lindsey Glover as well as drawings, small sculptures and a site-specific fibers installation by Claudia Sbrissa.
An opening reception takes place from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5. Two artist’s talks are scheduled: one by Glover at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, and one by Sbrissa at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25.
The pair worked collaboratively to develop themes for the exhibition.
Glover, an Ithaca-based artist, created “Glacial Lake,” a video installation, and the “Cumulus” print series from chemical stains that developed on expired Polaroid film after being exposed to light. She layered the irregular marks into luminous