LONG BEACH, Calif. – Jan. 14, 2015 – Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide1, has partnered with Sean Kelly Gallery to provide PowerLite® Pro G6750WU large venue projectors for the exhibition Sun Xun: The Time Vivarium at Sean Kelly Gallery, New York. The exhibition, on view through Jan. 24, is being presented in two phases: paintings and an animated film.
The Time Vivarium explores a different viewpoint on China’s complex history, comparing ordinary citizens’ thoughts to what has been officially presented by public agencies. The first phase featured paintings, murals and a Chinese folding album. Throughout the month of December, Mr. Sun made new work in a studio located at the gallery. This new work was added to and extended the initial exhibition. The second phase of the exhibition, which opened on Jan. 6, features an animated film created from Mr. Sun’s paintings and drawings. The film is projected using four Epson PowerLite Pro G projectors, which utilize edge blending technology and create a large seamless, panoramic image.
“We are so glad to welcome Sun Xun back to the New York art community with a moving exhibition inspired by Chinese history and socio-political complexity,” said Sean Kelly Director Janine Cirincione. “To showcase Mr. Sun’s video art, we required a flexible projection solution that delivers true-to-life color and high image quality to tell the story effectively, and Epson’s projectors were the right fit for us.”
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The exhibition, Sun Xun: The Time Vivarium can be seen at Sean Kelly Gallery now through Jan. 24. For more information on the exhibition please visit http://www.skny.com/exhibitions/2014-12-13_sun-xun/.
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About Sun Xun
Sun Xun studied printmaking at the China Academy of Fine Arts and
founded Pi animation studio. In 2010, he was awarded the Best Young
Artists award by the CCAA, the Young Art Award by Taiwan Contemporary
Art Link, and the Arts Fellowship by Citivella Ranieri Foundation. Sun
Xun has held multiple solo exhibitions around the world and his films
have been screened at numerous festivals worldwide.
About Sean Kelly Gallery
Founded in 1991, Sean Kelly Gallery gained a reputation for diverse,
intellectually driven and unconventional exhibitions. The Gallery has
featured numerous world and nationally renowned artists and coordinates
hundreds of exhibitions on behalf of artists at museums around the
globe. The Gallery also participates in five major international art
fairs each year: Art Basel, Art Basel Miami Beach, ART HK, EXPO Chicago
and The Armory Show, New York.