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Gallery F

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A MANIFEST FOR THE MOON

The Lunar Codex uses digital and analog technology to preserve art, books, music, and more, enclosed in time capsules and launched to the Moon. It is a message-in-a-bottle to the future.

Curatorial Notes

 

Gallery F showcases a selection of works from the Νουα and Polaris collections, representing only a small fraction of the total works archived by the Lunar Codex.


The artists in the Codex range far and wide across the globe, from India to the U.S., from Hungary to South Africa, from Australia to the Philippines.

 

All bring to their work a sense of immediacy and emotion in the figurative language of the world around us, whether through an expressionist lens or distilled through the idiom of realism.

WHOLEHEARTED

Hari Lualhati (2015) - IM1


- Oil on canvas

- 24” x 24”

- Private collection​

Mia Tavonatti -Whales glass mosaic 48x35
WHALES

Mia Tavonatti (2005) - IM1


- Glass mosaic
- 48" x 35"

- Private collection

Lisa Maria Reese -Charlotte Night Light.
CHARLOTTE, NIGHT LIGHT

Lisa Maria Reese (2021) - IM1

- Chromogenic print

- Part of the Charlotte series

- Private collection

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REMINISCENCE

Oceana Rain Stuart (2016) - IM1

- Bronze sculpture on granite base

- 9" x 6" x 6"

- Part of the Fragments Collection

- Private collection

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ROSARY
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TRISTAN AND ISOLDE

Gromyko Semper (2016) - IM1, PM1


- Ink, distemper, and acrylic on canvas
- 60” x 36”
- The Argo Collection

Ramon Orlina -LoveEncompasses 2014 Carve
LOVE ENCOMPASSES

Ramon Orlina (2014) - IM1


- Carved lavender crystal
- 8.5” x 9” x 3.5”
- The Argo Collection

Ben Cabrera -MadonnaAndChild 2015 Acryli
MADONNA AND CHILD

Benjamin Cabrera (2015) - IM1


- Acrylic on paper
- 9" x 12"
- The Argo Collection

Rosario Bitanga -Concatenations 1985 26x
CONCATENATIONS

Rosario Bitanga (1985) - IM1


- Oil on canvas

- 26" x 32”

- The Windrift Collection

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FLYING DAKINI

Agnes Arellano (2014) - IM1

 

- Life-sized sculptural installation in plaster and crushed marble 

- Private collection

Marcel Antonio -Menacing Love 2015 Acryl
MENACING LOVE

Marcel Antonio (2015) - IM1

- Acrylic on canvas
- 60" x 60"
 

Riel Hilario -TheStarsAwakenACertainReve
THE STARS AWAKEN A CERTAIN REVERENCE

Riel Jaramillo Hilario (2015) - IM1

- Carved and engraved polychrome
- 36" x 63.4" x 3.5"

Hazel Bartram-Birchenough -sm -Lifeforms
LIFE FORMS WITH GLORIOUS FEELINGS

Hazel Bartram-Birchenough (2021) - IM1

- Digital painting
- Print or tapestry up to 25' x 34’
- Selected for exhibition at the My Virtual Blaffer exhibition, an exhibit held online due to the Covid-19 pandemic in 2021, hosted by the Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston, Texas, U.S.A.

Sheryl Luxenberg -To Everything There Is
TO EVERYTHING THERE IS A SEASON

Sheryl Luxenberg (25 April 2019 - 25 October 2020) - IM1

- Acrylic and charcoal on linen canvas

- Three panels, each 72"x 36"
- Inspired by the IBEX Collection
- From Pain to Paint. Canadian hyperreal painter Sheryl Luxenburg paints the project of her lifetime to raise awareness against sexual abuse

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GRAVITY

Rebecca Léveillé (2021) - IM1

- Oil on canvas

- 36" x 48"

MANIFEST

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FORTUNE

Tran Nguyen (2018) - GM1

Vietnam
- House paint on brick wall

- 22' x 9'


- Mural in Kakaa'ako, Hawaii

- Photograph by Jackson Wong

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CRYSTAL CHIME

Natalia Socolnicova (2021) - GM1

Moldova / Germany

- Acrylic on canvas
- 30" x 45"
- Private collection

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KAYLIE

Lavina Flores (2021) - GM1

Philippines

- Digital illustration for graphic novel

FEBRUARY 2005

Heather Horton (2005) - XM1, PM1, GM1

Canada / United States / United Kingdom
- Oil on canvas
- 48" x 36"

- Private collection

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EVERY BREATH I TAKE

Gromyko Semper (2016) - GM1

Philippines

- Acrylic ink oil and distemper on canvas

- 72" x 48"

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SHORES

Viktoria Savenkova (2021) - GM1

Belarus / Poland

- Oil on wood
- 9-4/5" x 15"
- The Windrift Collection

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STAR OF THE SEA

Martina Mcateer (2015) - GM1

Ireland
- Oil on canvas

- 23-1/2” x 17-1/2” 

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WONDER

Jessica Libor (2019) - XM1, GM1

United States
- Oil on canvas

- 48” x 72” 

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THE AGE OF TIME III 1679-1681

Roberta Boffo (2021) - XM1, GM1

Italy / Hong Kong

- Acrylic on canvas
- 20" x 20"

- In the “The Age of Time” series, the artist looks at time and human history through the memories of trees. With 342 rings in this piece, this tree's memory takes us back to the end of the 1670s and the beginning of the 1680s. Among its memories:

- In March of 1680, a total eclipse of the Sun is visible over central Africa, with totality over what is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

- In November the Great Comet of 1680, also called Kirch's Comet after its discoverer, appeared in Earth's vicinity. It was the first comet discovered by telescope.

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HUMPBACK SWIMMING IN THE MILKY WAY

Alan Syliboy (2019) - GM1

Canada / Mi'kmaq
- Acrylic on canvas

- 16" x 20"

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THE YELLOW VASE

Anna Jurinich (2016) - GM1

Croatia / United States
- Acrylic on paper

- 23" x 30"

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P26

Ofer MizraChi (2022) - GM1

Israel
- Original chromogenic print

- MizraChi creates abstract photographic images from nature, without the need for computer processing

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LUNA SUMMONING SPRING

Shannon Phaneuf (2022) - GM1

United States

- Digital photograph

- From portfolio Summoning Spring

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IN PÚRIBUS: DESPLAZAMIENTOS

Sthef Millán (2020) - GM1

Venezuela / Chile / Argentina

- Oil on canvas
- 35.4" x 27.5"

The title is from the corruption of the Latin expression in puris naturálibus - in pure natural state or naked. The displacements in the piece represent a state of double exposure, suggesting a more intimate and vulnerable being, both physically and mentally.

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BLEEDING HEARTS

Mariel Garcia (2021) - GM1

Philippines
- Oil on canvas

- 48” x 36” 

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LOCKDOWN

Isan Corinde (2020) - GM1

Suriname
- Mixed media

- Each piece of the diptych 20-1/2" x 15-3/4"

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THE HANGED MAN

Oliver Peterson (2011) - GM1

United States
- Mixed media collage

- 20” x 10” 

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PLASTIC STRAW

Kesja Tabaczuk (2022) - XM1, GM1

Norway
- Oil on canvas

- 47-1/2” x 35-2/5” 

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WOMAN WITH DOVES OF LOVE

Zakeya Zada (2019) - GM1

Bahrain
- Acrylic on canvas

- 100” x 70” 

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HOPE

Majid Khedhiry (2021) - GM1

Tunisia
- Oil on canvas

- 23-1/2" x 27-1/2"

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INTERIOR WITH RED JACKET

Laura Ozola (2007) - GM1

Latvia
- Oil on canvas

- 86-1/2” x 49-1/4” 

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CARIBBEAN ISLANDS

Laura Ozola (2010) - GM1

Latvia
- Oil on canvas

- 71” x 51” 

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MANICURE IN THE EVENING SUN

Leslie Laasner (2015) - GM1

Estonia
- Oil on canvas

- 37-1/2" x 51"

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SELFIE (Triptych)

Jànos Kujbus (2019) - GM1

Hungary
- Oil on canvas

- 35-1/2" x 90-1/2"

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WAITING

Jànos Kujbus (2015) - GM1

Hungary
- Oil on canvas

- 49-1/4" x 75"

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THE JOURNEY

Kalli Kastori (2018) - GM1
Greece

- Oil on canvas

- 32 x 28 in / 81.3 x 71.1 cm

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PANDEMIA IN FOIL

Miriam Molina Salces (2020) - GM1
Mexico

- Oil on canvas

- 100 x 70 cm

Kanha Hul -Taking Also Keeping -2022 -pigment ink on Litho-realistic paper acrylic sewing
TAKING ALSO KEEPING

Kanha Hul (2022) - GM1
Cambodia

- Pigment ink, acrylic, sewing silk, colored pencil, and ink on litho-realistic paper

-35-3/8 x 23-5/8 in 

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CELEBRATION

Ali Fawad (2020) - GM1

Pakistan / United Arab Emirates
- Digital sculpture

- 3840 x 2235 px

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ABSTRACT 15

Qusay Al Awami (2001) - GM1

Saudi Arabia
- Oil on canvas

- 50 x 30 cm

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BEAUTY

Sisay Teshome (2023) - GM1

Ethiopia
- Acrylic on canvas

- 100 x 90 cm

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ADELAINE WATCHING VINCENT PAINT IN THE GARDEN

Daria Solar (2016) - GM1

Poland
- Oil on board

- 55 x 75 cm
 

'Loving Vincent' (2017) is the world's first fully-painted animated feature film, on the life of the artist Vincent Van Gogh. Each of the film's 65,000 frames is a painting on canvas, created by a team of 125 artists drawn from around the globe. Daria Solar was one of those artists, and painted several scenes, including the one in this image.

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