Rebecca Ripple featured in exhibition at Upfor gallery 3.28.14
April 2 – 26, 2014
Reception: Thursday April 3 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Upfor partners with TILT Export: for an exhibition curated by Jenene Nagy and Joshua West Smith. TILT Export: Fanatic features paintings by Tim Flowers and sculpture by Rebecca Ripple.
Los Angeles-based Rebecca Ripple creates sculptural installations that use highly worked material, drawing from her Catholic school education to produce objects that are rich in history both personal and historical, secular and spiritual. Ripple received her MFA from Yale University in 1995, and has exhibited throughout the United States and Italy, including at Kristi Engle Gallery in Los Angeles, the Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena, Tilt Gallery and Project Space in Portland, Ludwig Drum Factory in Chicago, and many others. She attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and has received multiple awards including a COLA City of Los Angeles Individual Artist Fellowship and a Nathan O. Freedman Endowment for Exceptional Creative Accomplishments.