Les Petites Choses

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Les Petites Choses

An exhibit of miniature artworks and found objects under 2.5 inches in any direction
Curated by Viviane Le Courtois

Opening Reception: Saturday December 10th, 6-10 pm
at Processus, 955, 24th St. Denver CO 80205.
The exhibit will be open until February 24th, 2017 Tuesday to Saturday from 10-6 pm.

Artists include: Christine O’Dea, Justin Beard, Thomas Scharfenberg, Evan Lorenzen, Brandon Martinez, George P. Perez, Kate O’Donnell, Rian Kerrane, Tobias Flores, Derek Ralat, Jordan Knecht and Yoshitomo Saito.

In addition, view a collection of small objects by Viviane Le Courtois
and Miniature Zines from the Denver Zine Library.

Les Petites Choses was inspired by a French conversation about a common fascination with miniature objects and artworks. Tiny objects are precious, and often made by chance, or by a constant desire to push the limits of the materials to the smallest things a human hand can create. We often find small objects and carry them around, amassing collections of random things.
To change the approach of the viewer, magnifying glasses will be provided to see the show. Happiness and wonder comes from attention to details, from taking the time to examine what we overlook. Every little thing matters, we often start little to go big, or share a little bit to the most possible people. Ideas start as scribbles, as playful actions with what we find. Experimentation is often seen in small things, and small things can be made and shown anywhere. Most of the images we are bombarded with are very small and often only seen on a smart phone. Tiny images and objects fill our lives but who stops long enough to look at the details?

For more information about Processus, the institute for art and life, visit www.processusartlife.com or contact Viviane Le Courtois at 303 526 8064 or processusartlife@gmail.com

image credit: artwork by Evan Lorenzen
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