Recap: ‘Midnight Confessions’ at Con Artist Gallery

Posted on: May 31st, 2013 at 12:15 pm by
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Daniel Lamanna’s “Midnight Confessions” kicked off the artist’s two-week show with the opening party at the Con Artist collective last Wednesday, May 22. Providing the perfect backdrop for Lamanna’s work, guests took in the low-brow pieces with luke-warm Keystones in hand and hip-hop throwbacks blaring through the speakers.

A Brooklyn native, Lamanna’s work is undoubtedly inspired by the city from which he hails. Using collage as a vessel and tangible metaphor, Lamanna pays homage to the very social contrasts that give the city its juxtaposed life and vibrancy. The show runs through June 5 at Con Artist, 119 Ludlow Street.

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Writeup and photos by Nahal Nazer

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