Doug Aitken, is having an opening at 303 gallery on Friday. S
Definitely emerged not emerging, aitken is a 44-year old Californian artist. Something of a superstar he has had shows at the Pompidou in Paris, the Serpentine in London, and the Whitney and MoMA in New York.
Like seemingly all contemporary artists he works in a variety of mediums, none of them paint. They include:
Single and multi-channel video works
He is best known by collectors for sexy light-box works like RIOT. Maybe we will these on friday. Maybe we won't. The press release reads:
“this is a press release for an exhibition of artwork that’s not finished yet but will be by February 1st, 2013.”