You are here

Absence is Present: MayJuneJuly


Image courtesy of the artist

Absence is Present: MayJuneJuly
Phyllis Baldino, 2011

The Box

As part of the Wexner Center’s 25th anniversary, The Box is dedicating the entire year of programming to work produced in the Film/Video Studio. Screenings in this free exhibition space for video, located just across from the Wexner Center Store, run continuously seven days a week, the same hours as our ticket office (Mon–Wed: 9 AM–6 PM; Thu–Fri: 9 AM–8 PM; Sat: 10 AM–8 PM; Sun: 11 AM–6 PM).

Mon, Aug 1, 2011Wed, Aug 31, 2011
Repeats every day until Wed Aug 31 2011.

The video triptych MayJuneJuly continues Phyllis Baldino's interest in perception and ways of seeing. Specifically, the work attempts to illustrate the blind spot Baldino recently developed as the result of a mini-stroke during open heart surgery.

Images of painter Claude Monet’s famous gardens in Giverny are obscured by a sometime subtle, sometimes irritating, “blind spot,” which the artist created based on her personal vision. (27 mins., video)

Ballet Boys

Enjoy 25% off purchases and complimentary gift-wrapping in the Wexner Center Store, a free film screening, an exclusive gallery tour, and more during Member Appreciation Days, coming up December 3–6.

Temporary closure

Wexner Center for the Arts

Due to an ongoing investigation, the Wexner Center will be closed to the public on Tuesday. We apologize for the inconvenience. We will update this space and our Facebook page as new information is released.