Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual
Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform and build upon each other. They are an
exploration of Allyn Slack’s curiosity of speed within his body of work, and are intended to help further a
personal journey of “automatic drawing.”


In the years since embarking on these studies, Slack has developed a unique visual language through an
intuitive steam-of-consciousness creative method by embracing his eclectic influences. Inspired by
biological mechanisms, physics, science fiction, jazz, rap and comics, his improvisational-based work
challenges logic by juxtaposing objective and non-objective sequence narratives.


In addition to this collection of sketchbooks, Slack will present a new series of paintings which explore
his irrational fear of quantum travel.

Tuesday, May 28 at 10:00am to 5:00pm

More dates through August 2, 2019


Waterloo Center for the Arts, Longfellow Concourse Gallery
225 Commercial St, Waterloo, IA 50701

Event Type

Galleries & Exhibitions

Topic

Arts & Culture

Tags

exhibit, downtown waterloo

Website

https://waterloocenterforthearts.org/

Group
Waterloo Center for the Arts
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