Maria Guzmán Capron received her MFA from the California College of the Arts and was the recipient of the Graduate Painting Fellowship. Part Colombian and part Peruvian, Maria has lived in Italy, Colombia and the United States. Her work has been shown at many venues throughout the Bay Area, Texas, Chicago and Peru. Her most recent solo show at City Limits, She Bop, was featured in Art in America. Capron works out of CTRL + SHFT, a studio collective in Oakland that she founded with 11 other artists.

Kari Cholnoky (b. 1988 in Stamford, CT) holds a MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art. Cholnoky has exhibited her work in solo and two person exhibitions in Detroit, MI, Brooklyn, NY, Singapore and Berlin, Germany. She was the 2014 recipient of the Mercedes Benz Financial Services Emerging Artist Award and has had her work reviewed in ArtNews, Hyperallergic and The Detroit News. Cholnoky lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. 

Ben Quinn is from Dayton, OH. Quinn received a BFA from Columbus College of Art & Design and recently graduated from the MFA studio program at California College of the Arts. Quinn has recently exhibited at No Place (Columbus, Ohio) and Cutty Limits (Oakland).

Jennifer Sullivan is a New York-based interdisciplinary artist. Solo exhibitions include Revenge Body at Five Car Garage (Los Angeles, 2016), House Cat at Arts + Leisure (New York, 2015), Big Girl Paintings at Five Car Garage (Los Angeles, 2014), Adult Movie at Las Cienegas Projects (Los Angeles, 2011) and One-Week Walden at Freight + Volume (New York, 2010). Sullivan has also exhibited and performed in exhibitions at MoMA, PS1, Essex Flowers, Pablo’s Birthday, 247365, Klaus Von Nichtsaggend, and Arthouse. Awards include a fellowship at the Fine Arts Work Center and residencies at Skowhegan, Ox-Bow, and Yaddo. Her work has been reviewed in the NY Times, Artforum, and Art Papers, and her videos are included in the Geisel Library collection at the University of California in San Diego.

Mallrats

% Maria Guzmán Capron % Kari Cholnoky

% Ben Quinn % Jennifer Sullivan

8.27.2016-9.24.2016

at Et al. etc. (inside Minnesota Street Project,

San Francisco)

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Ben Quinn Infest 2000 plastic spiders 2016

Ben Quinn Flowers Gesso, inkjet print, acrylic, graphite 72 x 60 x 2 inches 2015

Ben Quinn Flowers (detail)

Kari Cholnoky Seeing Eye Painting Faux fur, acrylic, synthetic hair, urethane foam and epoxy putty 16 x 22 x 5 inches 2016

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Kari Cholnoky Flag Faux fur, acrylic, urethane foam, Pom poms, collage, epoxy putty, self lubricating silicone 39 x 60 x 4 inches 2016

Kari Cholnoky Flag (detail)

Maria Guzmán Capron Un Limon Medio Bombon Fabric, batting, thread, spray paint, latex paint, Christmas ornament 114 x 80 x 4 inches 2016

Maria Guzmán Capron Un Limon Medio Bombon (detail)

Maria Guzmán Capron Un Limon Medio Bombon (detail)

Jennifer Sullivan Pickpocket #2 (Film still) Oil on canvas 30 x 30 inches 2015

Jennifer Sullivan Pickpocket #1 Film still) Oil on canvas 31 x 32 inches 2015

Ben Quinn Thinker Gesso, inkjet print, colored pencil, graphite, charcoal, oil pastel, watercolor, acrylic paint, image transfer on linen 14 x 11 inches 2015

Maria Guzmán Capron Chiquita Falls Found chair, fabric, thread, plastic beads, shells, sand, plywood, latex paint 36 x 36 x 30 inches 2016

Maria Guzmán Capron Chiquita Falls Found chair, fabric, thread, plastic beads, shells, sand, plywood, latex paint 36 x 36 x 30 inches 2016

Maria Guzmán Capron Chiquita Falls (detail)

Maria Guzmán Capron Chiquita Falls (detail)

Maria Guzmán Capron Chiquita Falls (detail)

Maria Guzmán Capron Chiquita Falls (detail)

Maria Guzmán Capron Mariposa Fabric, batting, thread, aerosol paint, buttons 46 x 42 x 5 inches 2016

Maria Guzmán Capron Mariposa (detail)

Jennifer Sulivan Adult Movie 25:19 video, edition of 5 2010

Jennifer Sulivan Adult Movie 25:19 video, edition of 5 2010

Jennifer Sullivan Adult Movie (still)

Ben Quinn Ritual Resin, inkjet print, watercolor, chalk, aux cord 13 x 8 inches 2016

Kari Cholnoky They’ve Adapted Pool float, faux fur, urethane foam, acrylic, Pom poms, synthetic hair, epoxy putty, collage 8 x 72 X 36 inches 2016

Kari Cholnoky They’ve Adapted Pool float, faux fur, urethane foam, acrylic, Pom poms, synthetic hair, epoxy putty, collage 8 x 72 X 36 inches 2016

Kari Cholnoky They’ve Adapted Pool float, faux fur, urethane foam, acrylic, Pom poms, synthetic hair, epoxy putty, collage 8 x 72 X 36 inches 2016

Kari Cholnoky They’ve Adapted (detail)

Kari Cholnoky They’ve Adapted (detail)

Kari Cholnoky They’ve Adapted (detail)

Kari Cholnoky High Pony Collage, urethane foam, paper pulp, acrylic and cardboard 12 X 15 X 3 inches 2016

Kari Cholnoky High Pony Collage, urethane foam, paper pulp, acrylic and cardboard 12 X 15 X 3 inches 2016

Ben Quinn Not to Be Styrofoam skull, gesso, watercolor, incense, herbs, expired eggs, cactus, miniature brass elephant 12 x 18 x 24 inches 2016

Ben Quinn Not to Be Styrofoam skull, gesso, watercolor, incense, herbs, expired eggs, cactus, miniature brass elephant 12 x 18 x 24 inches 2016

Ben Quinn Not to Be (detail)

Ben Quinn Not to Be (detail)

Ben Quinn I <3 G O O G L E 20 vinyl wall decals, RGYB Dimensions variable

Ben Quinn I <3 G O O G L E 20 vinyl wall decals, RGYB Dimensions variable

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30% maximalism
15% Arachne truther movement
15% lo-fi Midwest shit
15% suburban ennui
10% decoupage
10% roach spit
5% the faint waft of Cinnabon

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