Virginia Lee Montgomery
VLM (b. 1986; Houston, TX) is an artist working between Texas and New York, primarily in video, performance, sound, and sculpture. She received her BFA from The University of Texas at Austin in 2008 and her MFA from Yale University in 2016. VLM deploys an idiosyncratic visual vocabulary of repeating gestures like drilling, dousing, or reaching and recursive symbols like circles, holes and spheres as she interrogates the complex relationship between physical and psychic structures. VLM also works as a professional mind-map scribe, a Graphic Facilitator. Recent exhibitions includ SCREENS SERIES: VLM, New Museum,
NY (2019); HONEY MOON, Times Square Arts, NY (2019); PONY COCOON, False
Flag, NY (2019); Socrates Annual, Socrates Sculpture Park, NY (2018); CRASH TEST,
La Panacée, Montpellier, France (2018); An unbound knot in the wind, CCS Bard, Hessel Museum of Art, NY (2018); Material Deviance, SculptureCenter, NY (2017); Particle Accelerator Memorial Project, Yale University, CT (2015).
Virginia Lee Montgomery: Dream CocoonOctober 22 - November 21, 2020Hesse Flatow is pleased to present Virginia Lee Montgomery’s DREAM COCOON, a multi-media exploration of metaphysical feminist panpsychicism through sculpture, performance, and film. Virginia Lee Montgomery (VLM) exhibits a series of marble ponytail sculptures, made after ambiguously erotic shapes of primordial protozoa, and two new dream-logica films: BUTTERFLY BIRTH...