EXPO CHICAGO – NASA: Secret Space Program
The ‘NASA: Secret Space Program’ watercolors are inspired by archive photographs of space programs led in total secrecy by NASA after World War II. These research programs were one of the beginnings of the mode of observation of the universe that keeps pushing further the unveiling of what is invisible to the naked eye such as dark energy, dark matter or black holes. At the same time, the aesthetic of these images reminds us of the black and white cinema of the 50s. His work is expressive and extremely subtle; two extremes that are not naturally present at the same time in an artwork. His dark stripes, spots and sweeps are honest, sharp and are directly transferred in different shades of black watercolor to paper, revealing the image in extreme details while making sure the painterly quality is not lost.
Thursday, September 19 | 6:00pm–9:00pm
Friday, September 20 | 11:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday, September 21 | 11:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday, September 22 | 11:00am – 6:00pm
EXPO CHICAGO is located at Chicago's historic Navy Pier in the Festival Hall | 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago IL 60611