Past Exhibitions

Succulents Eric Minh Swenson April 18 – 28, 2017 Eric Minh Swenson (often abbreviated to EMS) is an autodidactic multi-disciplinarian. A product of the Vietnam War, Eric is the son of Army Lt. Colonel, Lou Swenson and Vietnamese national, Trinh Thi Thu Van. The elder Swenson was a fine-art master photographer in the vein of Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, and the f.64 group. Under his father’s tutelage, Eric took award-winning photographs throughout his late-teen and college years, earning scholarships and ultimately relocating to Hollywood. Between 2004 – 2007, EMS directed three films: Match, Hollywood and Vine, and Jealous. In 2008 he launched […]

Eric Minh Swenson & Betsy Enzensberger

Dosshaus: In the Country of Marvels Zoey Taylor & David Connelly May 1-31, 2017 Artist Reception: Sunday, May 7th 2-6PM Sparked by a recent trip to Belgium during which they immersed themselves in the art and poetry of the region, Dosshaus presents a new House of Cardboard installation entitled In the Country of Marvels. Within its walls, monochromatic cardboard sculptures re-imagine their experience, evoking the spirit of La Fleur en Papier Doré, the maisonette pub that fostered the creativity of artists and poets and became legendary for giving René Magritte his first exhibition. With specific inspiration drawn from the sarcastic […]

Dosshaus: In the Country of Marvels

Shigeru Idei / Margo Taylor February 25th – April 15th Reception: Sunday, March 12th 2-6PM   Shigeru Idei – Wolf and Boy Shigeru Idei long ago mastered the art of breaking tradition by combining fundamentals of Gyotaku, Byobu, and Washi to exacerbate the disintegration of nationalism. A country that has wholeheartedly embraced foreign pop culture, Japan has been relatively slow to absorb those elements as tropes of fine art, maintaining a fragile fealty for the inherently Nihongo disciplines of ukiyo-e and even manga, but less so western depictions of pop. Idei has incorporated stylized interpretations of English and French children’s book illustrations […]

Shigeru Idei & Margo Taylor