The Not Yet

The Not Yet

Artprize 2013 THE NOT YET CURATOR – Paul Amenta ARTISTS ACK! Carlos Bunga Dance in the Annex (DITA) Displace Stephen Hendee KCAD FlexLab Arthur Liou Melanie Manos Matthias Neumann Maureen Nollette Natalia Roumelioti Julie Schenkelberg SCHAUM/SHIEH SiTE:LAB...
SCHAUM/SHIEH – Untitled – 55264

SCHAUM/SHIEH – Untitled – 55264

In this installation, panels are hung from the ceiling to extend and suggest a floating wedge of space. The panels strike a diagonal plane in the room, placed within the rhythm established by the recessed display cases of this former museum. An orthogonal field of...
Graem Whyte – Subduction – 54239

Graem Whyte – Subduction – 54239

Located in the Pacific Islands room of the former Natural History Museum, ‘Subduction’ seeks to illustrate on a basic level the forces that created the pacific islands: continental drift of tectonic plates. http://graemwhyte.com/ Graem Whyte is a sculptor...

Newell, McGee, Weaver – Displace – 54658

Displace is a study in material and optical distortions as captured in mirrored glass. The work is comprised of a physical installation in the historical Calkins Law Office, and the paired film “Semblance” on view inside 54 Jefferson. The work seeks to...

ACK! – Architectural Digest – 55288

ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST scaffolds experimental art, architecture, and design upon a fictional short story narrative in an effort to stoke alternative urban discourse. This dialogue is meant to be widely accessible, and is therefore crafted from the perspective of a young...

Stephen Hendee- The Last People – 54650

Stephen Hendee’s 2013 ArtPrize entry at Site:Lab, “The Last People,” portrays a natural history exhibit in the distant future where humanity has been replaced by intelligent machines. These beings, like us, desire a shared understanding of their...

Kendall College of Art and Design FlexLab – Digital Relics –

Digital Relics is a continuation of experiments started in the spring of 2013 by a group of different majors at Kendall College of Art and Design using some of the advanced technologies housed in our FlexLab. We used the site and artifacts at 54Jeff to learn about 3D...

Mark Dean Veca – Year of the Snake – 55542

“Year of the Snake”, is a site-specific installation that examines the identity and evolution of the old Public Museum of Grand Rapids, through its architecture and history, by transforming the entire Grand Hall into an interactive social environment. In it’s original...

Dance In the Annex – Angle of Repose – 55083

Angle of Repose is a site-specific exploration of gravity’s impact on bodies in motion. DITA dancers will create original, time-based works at SiTE:LAB, performing on a steeply slanted stage, also incorporating sound, light, and video – creating a dynamic,...
Melanie Manos – The Climb, 54 Jefferson – 54262

Melanie Manos – The Climb, 54 Jefferson – 54262

The Climb: 54 Jefferson, is a site-specific video projection on the outside front wall of Site:Lab.   The projected video features a woman (Manos) endeavoring to find her way up, across, and into the the former Grand Rapids Public Museum.  The work offers an...