ACRE is delighted to present the two-person exhibition Burrow, in which Valentina Zamifrescu and Corinne Teed use film, virtual reality, printmaking, and sculpture to create personal worlds that explore suppressed memories and forge a utopian queer ecology existence.

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Valentina Zamfirescu

Valentina Zamfirescu was born in Craiova, Romania in 1984 and relocated to the United States when she was 12 years old. Zamfirescu received her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2013 and she is currently pursuing her MFA at Yale University in the Sculpture Department. Valentina is a co-founder and co-director of 4th Ward Project Space, in Chicago, Illinois. She has shown in Chicago at institutions and galleries including Slow and the International Museum of Surgical Science.

Corinne Teed

Corinne Teed is a research-based, multimedia artist primarily working in printmaking, installation, time based media and social practice. Her research interests include queer theory, ecology, critical animal studies and settler colonialism. She has attended residencies at ACRE, Signal Fire, AS220 and Virginia Center for Creative Arts, while her work has been exhibited in the U.S. and abroad. Teed received a BA from Brown University and an MFA from University of Iowa.

Anastasia Karpova Tinari

Anastasia Karpova Tinari is a Chicago based art historian, curator, and writer interested in artwork that questions national identity, exposes and subverts political power structures, and broadens a prevailing art historical narrative. Anastasia is the Director of Rhona Hoffman Gallery and regular contributor to Newcity and The Seen. Prior to Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Anastasia was a curatorial fellow at the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Coordinator of Museum and Exhibition Studies at UIC, and worked Museum Education at the National Gallery of Art, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice, Italy. This is her final exhibition as a 2016-2017 Curatorial Fellow at ACRE Residency & Exhibitions.

 

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