Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Norman Amygdala

Norman Amygdala

Morgan Mandalay

City Limits Oakland, California, USA 01/07/2017 – 02/05/2017

Ok. It starts when I was 15, or was it 17? Ok, so I’m yea…whatever and I fall asleep at his house and it’s a big house. He’s Kevin and he’s big and he’s strong but he’s kind of ugly but people think he’s funny so I do, too. I remember being in his kitchen, him making fun of me,

Installation view, Norman Amygdala, 2017. Courtesy of City Limits, Oakland. Installation view, Norman Amygdala, 2017. Courtesy of City Limits, Oakland. Morgan Mandalay, An ouroboros nightmare. Join or die, once thought to be two snakes but so clearly two all along. (detail), 2016. Bottle caps and polymer clay. Dimensions variable. Courtesy of City Limits, Oakland. Ok.

Float in a Dark Tank Float in a Dark Tank

Float in a Dark Tank

Keith Boadwee, James Krone & Morgan Mandalay

Yautepec Mexico City, México 11/17/2016 – 01/14/2017

Don’t ask questions, just try this! I’ve never been a fan of enclosed spaces, silence, or the dark for that matter. Inside this chamber, you become the sound. You can hear your heart beating and lungs pumping. My stomach is gurgling louder now. I’m a nervous nelly with A ZILLION questions (will I feel claustrophobic?

Installation View, Float in a Dark Tank, Yautepec, Mexico City. Courtesy of the artists and Yautepec, Mexico City. Photo by PJ Rountree. Installation View, Float in a Dark Tank, Yautepec, Mexico City. Courtesy of the artists and Yautepec, Mexico City. Photo by PJ Rountree. Morgan Mandalay, Portrait of a Painting as Self-Portrait, 2016. Oil and