Mikki Mallow: For Your Amusement
The Fairmont Dallas
November 3-29, 2012
The Fairmont Dallas is pleased to announce an opening reception in honor of Artist in Residence Mikki Mallow’s new exhibit For Your Amusement. Inspired by her early experience with and love of comedy, the multimedia exhibit will examine the themes of transparency and revealing the innermost self. Portraits of famous comedians, including George Burns and Charlie Chaplin, and a variety of glass pieces will explore the overlap between art and comedy. Each piece in the exhibit has been created during Ms. Mallow’s residency.
For Your Amusement will be on view from November 3–29, 2012. The event is free and open to the public. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available for guests.
The opening reception will be from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday, November 3, 2012.
As The Fairmont Dallas’ Artist in Residence, Ms. Mallow has lived and worked on-site at the hotel since July 1, 2012 and will continue through December 31, 2012. At the conclusion of her residency, Ms. Mallow will contribute a custom piece to The Fairmont Dallas’ permanent art collection. Ms. Mallow’s work is currently on view in the lobby and in the Artist in Residence studio located on the “O” level of the hotel.
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The Fairmont Dallas Announce Mikki Mallow as Artist in Residence – July 19, 2012