Exhibitions

Jun
10
Jun 25

REALITY CHECK 鬥法

REALITY CHECK
鬥法

Mountain River Jump!  
山河跳!


Jun 10th - Jun 26th, 2017
by appointment via sleepcenterny@gmail.com

Opening Reception/ Jun 9th, 2017, 7 - 10 pm

Exhibition Program/ TBA

SLEEPCENTER 9 Monroe St., Basement, New York, NY 10002

 

SLEEPCENTER is thrilled to present the first U.S. solo exhibition REALITY CHECK 鬥法  by the Chinese twin psychic sisters duo Mountain River Jump! 山河跳!(features Shan Huang and He Huang.)

As press release of REALITY CHECK
鬥法, a series of interviews between Mountain River Jump! and curator of the exhibition Rui Lin will be released in form of transcript prior and during the exhibition period.


雙胞姊妹神婆組合 山河跳!(黃山,黃河)將於公元二零一七年六月降神美國紐約,在位於曼島唐人街的 SLEEPCENTER 舉行 鬥法 儀式。

在接下來的一段時間,我們將陸續以文本的形式發佈一系列 山河跳!與展覽策展人林之間的對談,與您討論和分享 鬥法 背後的故事。


Shan Huang (1985, Guangzhou) currently lives and works in Guangzhou, China. Her work has been included in group exhibitions "Ziran / Nature" at Brunkswiker Pavillon, Kiel, Germany (2015); "Institution Production" at Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China (2015); "Canton Impression", at Kuiyuan Gallery, Guangzhou, China (2015);  "Lending Art, Museum of Unknown" at Times Museum, Guangzhou, China (2013); "A Three Days Treatment", Globe – Art, Music & Performance in the Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt, Germany(2011); and "Connecting Concept" , Beijing Design Week, Beijing, China (2011). In 2014, she founded the mini art foundation Three Foundation.  In 2016, she formed the artist duo Mountain River Jump! with her twin sister He Huang.
http://sitarr-hs.lofter.com/


He Huang 黃河 (1985, Guangzhou) currently lives and works in Guangzhou, China. Her recently exhibition includes solo exhibition “Huang He / Yellow River: The Dog Urine” at Canton Gallery, Guangzhou, China (2016); group exhibitions such as "Glossy! Shiny! Fertility!" at Starproject, Hong Kong (2015); "Ziran / Nature" at Brunkswiker Pavillon, Kiel, Germany (2015); and "Lending Art, Museum of Unknown" at Times Museum, Guangzhou, China (2013). In 2009, she published The Virtual Feng Shui of Master Q, based on a virtual Feng Shui (Chinese geomancy) project built in the video game Second Life, invited by RMB City. In 2016, she formed the artist duo Mountain River Jump! with her twin sister Shan Huang.

http://www.yellowriver1985.com/

 

Mountain River Jump! 山河跳!is an artist duo formed by the twin-sister artists Huang Shan and Huang He. They enjoy studying intangible beings and performing out-of-time practices, as they attempt to transform supernatural and transcendent experiences into touchable forms, and to approach humanism with occultism. As "Mountain River Jump!", through conceptual ways they jump out from the three realms (trailokya)- the desire realm, the form realm, and the formless realm. 

Past exhibition and workshop project includes, group exhibition "Marching in Circles" at Long March Space, Beijing, China (2017); "Mutual Telepathy" at 5 Art Space, Guangzhou, China (2016); and "Fortune Teller's Tent: Tarot and Horoscope" at OCAT Shenzhen, Shenzhen, China (2016).

 

 


What Kills Me, Makes You Stronger
Jan
28
Feb 8

What Kills Me, Makes You Stronger

Austin Swearengin

Curated by Ian Costello and Alden Copley

"...So let’s lay this out. Jacob Maker was killed by a guy named Brian Lewis, Brian Lewis eventually had a son Jack, and Jack had a son David, and David was in the military and just by accident was shot by a man also named Jacob Maker, who I used to play tee ball with..."

 

Job Creator
Dec
17
Jan 7

Job Creator

  • SLEEP CENTER

Sam Lavigne

SLEEP CENTER is pleased to present Job Creator,  comprised of selected works by Sam Lavigne. By laying bare the absurdity of self-production, Job Creator intends to offer emotional, physical, and algorithmic tools for reassessing our relationship to labor. 

EVERYTHING INCLUDED
Jun
17
Jun 25

EVERYTHING INCLUDED

ADRIANA MARTÍNEZ | JUAN SEBASTÍAN PELAEZ Curated by: Juliana Echavarria and Jose Maria Rocha

SENA
Jun
3
Jun 12

SENA

Sleep Center presents Sena Cevik Z.

Muscle Relaxant
May
21
May 29

Muscle Relaxant

Sleep Center presents Muscle Relaxant, a group exhibition.