Exhibition Opening Friday, October 17, 2014 7-12pm

Performances begin at 8pm

October 17-19, 2014

ONE THING

THEN ANOTHER

A series of displays, exhibits, activities, performances, situations, and confusion conceived, curated, and disorganized by Jacob Robichaux with collaborators Beth Houfek and Dean Spunt. Presented and hosted by Artist Curated Projects (Eve Fowler) and 3 Days Awake (Lindsay August-Salazar) with contributions by and appropriations of numerous others including Josh Blackwell, Ian Cooper, Jenni Crain, Jack Falanga, Daphne Fitzpatrick, Rachel Foullon, Sam Gordon, Bruno Grizzo, Kate Hall, Rachel Howe, Mark Jacobs, Martin Keehn, Svetlana Kitto, Shaun Krupa, Oliver Laric, Siobhan Liddell, Mary Manning, Larry Mantello, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, Monique Mouton, Adam Putnam, Mariah Robertson, Sara Saltzman, Matt Savitsky, Sarah Soquel Morhaim, Small Spells, Dean Spunt, Allison Smith, Lizzie Wright, and Sacha Yanow.

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Conceived as a heuristic process exploring the logic and illogic of spontaneity, collaboration, anxiety, directives, chance, travel, improvisation, concealment, ephemerality, revelation, mishaps, games, desire, continuity, transformation, integration, visibility, dislocation, misunderstanding, frottage, meaning, editing, repetition, accumulation...

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...transporting, building, collecting, tying, delivering, using, giving, lending, exercising, unpacking, borrowing, discovering, rolling, projecting, sorting, talking, engaging, running, mailing, worrying, scheduling, cutting, renting, unfolding, avoiding, buying, offering, describing, meditating, pushing, creating, laboring, filming, playing, burning, thinking, listening, running, shipping, procrastinating, sharing, and other generative, durational acts unknown and yet to be determined...

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...with the assistance of found and altered light, bodies, sounds, ideas, string, jokes, smoke, movement, donuts, props, language, shadows, ping-pong balls, audiences, sticks, gestures, breakaways, people, artworks, extension cords, color, devices, fire....

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Jacob Robichaux is a multidisciplinary artist represented by American Contemporary (New York). He has exhibited widely at galleries including Chez Valentin (Paris); D’Amelio Terras (New York); Museum 52 (New York and London); Horton Gallery (New York); and Artist Curated Projects (Los Angeles). Robichaux has also performed at numerous venues including (MoMA/PS1); Jack Hanley (New York); The Mandrake (Los Angeles); and Café Dancer (New York). As a visiting artist and critic he has lectured at Parsons School of Design; Rhode Island School of Design; Pratt Institute; and the Center for Art and Culture, Aix-en-Provence, France.

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Beth Houfek is a designer and artist living in Los Angeles. Most recently she was an assistant designer at Saint Laurent where she developed and curated projects for books, textiles, and prints with contemporary artists including Guy de Cointet; Matt Connors; Theodora Allen; and Sumi Ink Club. She has performed at numerous venues including Pomona College (Claremont); The Mandrake (Los Angeles); and Andrew Edlin Gallery (New York).

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Dean Allen Spunt is a musician and artist from Los Angeles. He runs his Post Present Medium record label and is one half of the the band/project NO AGE who have toured the world and played such venues as MoMA (New York); the ICA (London); and the Hammer Museum (Los Angeles). His solo performances have been performed at multiple venues including the ICA (Philadelphia); Public Fiction (Los Angeles); Performa 13 (New York); Kunsthalle Athena (Athens); and 356 Mission Rd. (Los Angeles).

Ian Cooper

Torso

1986-2014

cotton fabric, batting, thread, velcro, tomato sauce

fabricated by Cynthia Foullon

23 x 4 x 18 in

Mark Jacobs

New London Cube and Shaper Image August 1998 Catalog

2014

found objects

23 1/2 x 24 x 23 1/2 inches

Svetlana Kitto

Detroit Street

2012

laser print on cardstock, pins

dimensions variable

Kate Hall

Hard Landing

2014

canvas, silkscreen ink, clay, paper, glass, plant, water, copper

dimensions variable

Sara Saltzman

Shirts

2014

3 laser prints

11 x 17 in each

6 laser prints, balloons

7 x 6 x 12 in each

Siobhan Liddell

Untitled

2011

acrylic, cotton

33 x 21 in

Dean Spunt

Group Comp Test

2014

battery powered motion sensors

dimension variable

Sarah Soquel Morhaim

The Sun Sets in the West and I Walk West

2014

C-prints, scotch tape, wooden shelf

12 x 12 x 5 in

Adam Putnam

Lorenzo de Los Angeles III

2011

silver gelatin print

14 x 11 in

Ed 1 of 5

Rachel Howe

Small Spells

2014

ceramic

dimensions variable

Siobhan Liddell

Untitled

2013

oil on Canvas

41 x 23 x 1 1/2 in

Larry Mantello

Priceless Princess

2014

mixed media

dimensions variable

Shaun Krupa

Model for a Painting

2014

cardboard, linen tape, acrylic paint, string

29 x 7 x 23 in

Beth Houfek & Jacob Robichaux

ONE THING THEN ANOTHER

2014

found photos

dimensions variable

animation by Tim Phillips

Lizzie Wright

Long Division

2012

acrylic paint on plywood

9 x 2 x 17 1/2 in

Mary Manning

Your Personal Poet

2014

Fine Art Print, watercolor, dust

single edition

Mary Manning

As Water Flows Through Your Body

2014

Fine Art Print

single edition

Monique Mouton


Wedge

2013

oil on wood

3 1/4 x 81 x 1/2 in


Pink Lick

2014

oil on wood

1 3/4 x 1 x 92 in

Daphne Fitzpatrick

Splendor in the Mass

2014

watercolor

dimensions variable

Rachel Foullon

remote control snake

22 x 1 x 2 in

Jenni Crain

Gesture 3 (Toast)

2014

video

4:32

Jenni Crain

Gesture 2 (Hair)

2014

video

2:29

Matthew Chambers

Tulip

2014

silkscreen on t-shirt

20 x 31 in

series of 10

Bruno Grizzo

Chance Quilt

2006-2014

fabric

16 1/2 x 22 in

Jenni Crain

Gesture 3 (Toast) (Stills 1-5)

2014

inkjet print on Photo Rag paper

9 x 12 in each

Ed 3 + AP

Beth Houfek

Four Fruit Bags

2014

mixed media

8 x 2 x 36 in

Beth Houfek

Mr. Mealy

2014

found object

6 1/2 x 5 x 3 in

Lizzie Wright

Long Division

2012

acrylic paint on plywood

10 x 2 x 20 1/2 in

Allison Smith

Untitled (Starburst)

2013

archival pigment print on silk

66 x 66 in

Siobhan Liddell

Hand Drawings

acrylic

9 x 12 in each

Jack Falanga

Offering Basket

2014

found object, tortilla chips

9 x 4 x 56 in

Sam Gordon

Untitled (sweepings)

2012

acrylic paint, spray paint, acrylic medium, construction adhesive, sweepings (from the studio floor) on mirrored Plexiglas

12 x 12 in

Matt Savitsky


Room Face Realness 6

2013

watercolor on paper

14 x 17 in


Room Face Realness 4

2013

watercolor, conte crayon on paper

14 x 17 in

Mark Jacobs

Pinky, Brain Wall Decal

2014

found object, nail

22 1/2 x 29 1/2

Paul Mpagi Sepuya

Kitchen, Brooklyn, March 3

2014

work print

36 x 48 in

Martin Keehn

Untitled

cotton, trim, snaps, drawstring, thread

28 x 44 in

Lizzie Wright

Untitled

2012

mixed media on paper

9 x 12 in

Matt Savitsky

Room Face Realness 1

2013

watercolor, graphite, foundation on paper

22 x 30 in

Adam Putnam

Reclaimed Empire (Deep Edit) (A Selection for One Thing Then Another Exhibition Los Angeles 2014)

2008-2014

single channel video

24 short films (9:37)

Ed 1 of EP

Sacha Yanow

A Signed Little Vamp Headshot

2014

mixed media

8.5 x 11 in

photo by Ian Douglas

Sacha Yanow

The Little Vamp's Cape from Silent Film

2014

fabric

dimensions variable

Josh Blackwell

Plastic Basket

2014

mixed media

13 x 14 in