Interpreting Sangyoon Lee’s concept of “life force”
Participants: Sangyoon Lee, Jim Elniski
Gosia Koscielak Studio & Gallery
1646 N. Bosworth Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
Special Event for “NEW ECO SERIES” - PAN exhibition at the Gosia Koscielak Gallery: Jim Elniski Gallery Talk, Interpreting Sangyoon Lee’s concept of “life force”
Artist, clinical social worker, and somatic psychotherapist Jim Elniski will lead a gallery talk Interpreting Sangyoon Lee’s concept of “life force”. Jim Elniski will talk about the ways Sangyoon Lee’s interactive electronic installation, Pan raises important psychosocial issues related to what Lee identifies as the relational aspects of the “life force”. Elniski will contextualize this work by discussing 19th and 20th century ideasabout the “life force” and how this relates to the current uses of interactivity and group participation, including community based art practices.
The Gallery Talk is scheduled for 4pm.
Date: January 27, 2007
Document: PAN Press Release