David Butler artwork exhibiting by way of Jan. 28 at Sean Christopher Gallery

David Butler artwork exhibiting by way of Jan. 28 at Sean Christopher Gallery
David Butler artwork exhibiting by way of Jan. 28 at Sean Christopher Gallery

When he emerges from 20 minutes or so of transcendental meditation and even from a deep sleep, David Butler brings with him concepts from his dream state.

“I consider your unconscious state is as vital as your aware state,” the artist stated.

Working their approach into his giant, digitally created collages are skulls and pulsing human hearts, mannequins, bare ladies, paper airplanes, thorns, Egyptian scarabs and plenty of extra photos. Collectively, they kind vigorous and wealthy scenes, lots of which touch upon ideas of id. These giant, surreal works can maintain a viewer on the lookout for lengthy minutes, discovering new icons, cryptic phrases and a number of meanings.

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“Gravity,” an exhibit of 24 of Butler’s thought-provoking works, is on view by way of Jan. 28 at Sean Christopher Gallery within the Quick North.