Marc Blumthal: The Flame and the Flower

The Flame and the Flower

An exhibition by NAPOLEON member Marc Blumthal

Through Google Images, Blumthal explores the nature of the Freudian “Id” and “ego” in the American psyche.  Photographs and silkscreens are abstracted to question the mythology surrounding cultural iconography.

Opening First Friday, June 7th
6pm – 10pm

NAPOLEON
319 N 11th Street, 2L
Philadelphia, PA

Exhibition Dates: 6.7.13 – 6.28.13
Gallery Hours: Saturdays and Sundays 2pm – 6pm or by appointment

www.marcblumthal.com

Press:

philly.com – Alissa Falcone – First Friday Round Up

Citypaper.com – Holly Otterbein – First Friday Focus

Knight Arts – Chip Schwartz – Marc Blumthal’s visage of America at Napoleon

Title Magazine – Darcy Van Burskirk – Marc Blumthal: The Flame and the Flower

Comments
2 Responses to “Marc Blumthal: The Flame and the Flower”
  1. I think of the texas chainsaw masacre when I see this. Love it!

  2. Ryan says:

    Leatherface or Sloth from the Goonies, both cultural icons in their own right. Nice work Marc! We are very proud of you.

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