You stand at the top of the platform, miles above the petrified crowd. Eyeing the trapeze, you breathe in, breathe out and jump.
Iris Bernblum took a big leap in 2016. So far, this year has presented several exhibitions to the artist, opportunities that are a cathartic amalgamation of years working in the studio. February saw “I’ll Be Here” at Aspect/Ratio. In April, “Struck” at Terrain Exhibitions, and in May, “Today is a New Day” at the Chicago Artists Coalition. Her work is currently on view as part of Weinberg/Newton Gallery’s “Your Body is a Battleground” exhibition. [Read more…]