February 21 — March 28, 2015
Drink the Bath
Conduit Gallery is pleased to announce a solo exhibition of new work by Jeff Gibbons: Drink the Bath
“The water in a vessel is sparkling; the water in the sea is dark. The small truth has words that are clear; the great truth has great silence.” - Tagore (from Stray Birds)
Drink the Bath, by Dallas based intermedia artist, Jeff Gibbons, will show a new body of work that includes painting, sculpture, and video. The work (in part) references ideas involved in existential boredom, living, dying, human relationships, communication, psychology, and love.
Jeff Gibbons earned a BFA from the University of Tampa, Florida (2010) and an MFA from theUniversity of Texas Arlington (2013) where he studied Intermedia with Stephen Lapthisophon. Recent exhibitions include; The Epitome Institute, San Antonio, TX (2015); The Goss Michael Foundation, Dallas, TX (2015); Oliver Francis Gallery, Dallas, TZ (2013, 2012); Hiroshima Art Center, Hiroshima, Japan (2015); galleryHOMELAND, Houston, TX, in collaboration with Greg Ruppe (2015); Reunion, Zurich, Swizterland (2015); the Dallas Biennial, Dallas, TX (2014) and the Berlin Becher Triennial, Berlin, Germany (2013).
Gibbons, along with frequent collaborator Justin Ginsberg were among the recipients of the 2015 Master Mind Awards by the Dallas Observer.