Denise Bibro Fine Art presents Christopher Reiger: Some Species of Song, on view in our Platform project space October 8 through November 7, 2009. Reiger’s muses are ecology, natural history, philosophy, and theology. His elegant and exquisitely executed mixed media paintings and drawings explore the interconnectedness and interdependency of human, plant, and animal life. The artist notes that “Every creature’s song is at once insignificant and grand.” In the case of this exhibition, the artwork sings a melody woven by the delicate balance of our life on earth.

Prior to Some Species of Song, Reiger mounted a solo show at AG Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. His work has been included in group exhibitions at Denise Bibro Fine Art, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Dieu Donné, Archibald Arts, Winkleman Gallery, AHL Foundation, Visual Arts Gallery, and Mushroom Arts, all in New York City; NURTUREart and Plus Ultra Gallery, in Brooklyn, NY; Cerasoli Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Rocket Projects Gallery, Miami, FL; Digging Pitt Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA; Exit and SPACES, in Cleveland, OH; and Biblioteca Nacional de la Republica Argentina in Buenos Aires. He holds an M.F.A. from the School of Visual Arts and a B.A. in studio art from the College of William & Mary.

A portion of sales proceeds from the exhibition will benefit The Wildlands Network, whose mission is to ensure a healthy future for nature and people in North America by scientifically and strategically connecting networks of people protecting networks of wildlands. To learn more visit www.twp.org.

For more information, or high resolution images, please contact the gallery at (212) 647-7030, or email platform@denisebibrofineart.com.

Christopher Reiger

Some Species of Song
October 8 - November 7, 2009
Opens October 8, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Works

The Bird Opened Its Eyes as I Did Mine

Christopher Reiger, The Bird Opened Its Eyes as I Did Mine, 2009

The Gardener's Recurring Dream

Christopher Reiger, The Gardener's Recurring Dream, 2009

Without Maps or Manifest

Christopher Reiger, Without Maps or Manifest, 2009

Slow Motion, Falling Through the Ylem

Christopher Reiger, Slow Motion, Falling Through the Ylem, 2009

Living, Moving, in the Space Between

Christopher Reiger, Living, Moving, in the Space Between, 2009

Turned, to a Transparent Fire

Christopher Reiger, Turned, to a Transparent Fire, 2009

A Specific and Controlled Investigation

Christopher Reiger, A Specific and Controlled Investigation, 2009

Submerged in His Erotic Mystification

Christopher Reiger, Submerged in His Erotic Mystification, 2009

Constellation (However I Moan)

Christopher Reiger, Constellation (However I Moan), 2008

A Variety of Song

Christopher Reiger, A Variety of Song, 2008

There, Suspended

Christopher Reiger, There, Suspended, 2008

Everywhere Looks the Same #1

Christopher Reiger, Everywhere Looks the Same #1, 2008

Further Murmuration

Christopher Reiger, Further Murmuration, 2008


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