Project Description

VESTIBULE: Distant Revival

Artist: Michael Velliquette | Curator: Kendra Larson
April 13th, 2013 – April 27th, 2013

Distant Revival is a new body of low-relief, cut paper constructions by mixed-media artist Michael Velliquette. Velliquette revisits the vocabulary of symbols and images found in his earlier works set in mythological, scenic narratives, exploring themes of transcendence, transformation and otherness.

Signed copies of Velliquette’s book Lairs of the Unconscious will be available for purchase.


About the Artist
Michael Velliquette is a mixed media artist known for his dimensionally complex paper sculptures, installations, and drawings. Velliquette’s work is represented by DCKT Contemporary, David Shelton Gallery, and Blythe Projects. His museum exhibitions include Slash: Paper Under the Knife at the Museum of Art and Design, New York, and Psychedelic at the San Antonio Museum of Art. His work is in the collections of The Progressive Corporation, The John Michael Kohler Art Center, and the San Antonio Museum of Art. He lives and works in Madison, Wisconsin.

About the Vestibule

The Vestibule is an independent project space housed within Disjecta and dedicated to showing dynamic contemporary art. We are primarily interested in site-specific installations, collaborations, and any other original ideas that execute the space in exciting ways. The Vestibule was established December 2009.

For more information, please contact Kendra Larson: