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Exhibition Reception: "Gisela Colon: PODS"

Gisela Colon, "Hyper Ellipsoid (Black)", 2016, blow-molded acrylic, 90 x 42 x 12 inches
Gisela Colon, "Hyper Ellipsoid (Black)", 2016, blow-molded acrylic, 90 x 42 x 12 inches

Event Details

Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. | Artist Talk at 5:45

South Dakota Art Museum is hosting a free public reception celebrating the work of Gisela Colon. Ms. Colon will speak at 5:45. Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served. The exhibition, "Gisela Colon: PODS" is on display at the South Dakota Art Museum March 2 - July 8, 2018. 

Gisela Colon’s “pods” are large sculptural objects made of blow-molded acrylic plastic and iridescent and fluorescent pigments. Bulging forms reflect light from interior painted surfaces, seeming to glow from within. Shapes, colors and shadows morph before the viewer’s eyes as they move around the work. Colon is considered a successor of the California Light and Space movement and her works retain the movement’s emphasis on Minimalism, perception and the phenomenology of light, but her organic forms are a departure from its symmetrical, geometric tradition. 

Learn more in this article: Los Angeles artist's exhibit on display at South Dakota Art Museum.

Exhibition organized through Katharine T. Carter & Associates.

Thursday, Apr. 5, 2018 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm South Dakota Art Museum

Parking Information

Reception parking is available in the free museum parking lot just west of the museum on Harvey Dunn Street and in University lots west and south of the museum (available without permit after 4:00).

Gisela Colon's website