September 3 – October 17
Gibbs Street Gallery
About the artist:
Sue Wrbican lives and works in the Washington D.C. metro area. In the Fall of 2017, she presented her extensive artistic exploration into the work of Kay Sage at the Greater Reston Art Center in Virginia. In 2015 her site specific sculpture, The Eventual Outcome of an Instant was constructed at the Seligmann Center in Sugar Loaf, NY. Her video Back Roof is part of Miranda July’s Joanie 4 Jackie Archive at the Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA. In 2014 she presented her installation and lecture Continue the Temporary and It Becomes Forever at the Zizek Studies conference at the University of Cincinnati’s College of Design, Art, Architecture and Planning.
Wrbican has held residencies at the Robert Rauschenberg Residency in Captiva, Florida, the Kala Art Institute in Berkeley, California, The Atlantic Center for the Arts in New Smyrna Beach, Florida and STUD Residency in Catlett, Virginia. She is a founding member of the Floating Lab Collective whose projects have been exhibited widely in venues such as ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany and the Nathan Cummings Foundation, NYC, NY. In 2008 she worked with Mary Carothers on a project addressing gas consumption and the environment entitled The Frozen Car.
Her studio is located in the Monroe Street ArtsWalk in the Brookland neighborhood of Washington, DC. Sue Wrbican teaches in the School of Art at George Mason University and her education includes an MFA in Photography from the Rhode Island School of Design and BA in English Writing with a concentration in poetry from the University of Pittsburgh.