Tuesday, November 4, 2008
East Coast meets Midwest in this friendship forged out of admiration and respect for each others craftsmanship, character development and use of materials. Matthew Ryan Sharp and Project Detonate decided to to exhibit new and existing works in this 2 man show tackling issues of addiction, obsession, robbery, heartache and mischief.
Together producing almost 90 pieces of original art on wood, paper, panels, plaques and found objects with brushes and spray paint being the weapon of choice. Both artist decided to combine quality and quantity while keeping the cost to the Chicago art patron low, due to the current economic status of the world as well as the fast approaching holiday season.
Project Detonate currently resides in New Haven, CT
Matthew Ryan Sharp dwells in the suburban outskirts of Chicago, IL