A Sign of the Times brings visitors down memory lane with a mixture of
Americana, typography, vintage styles, and design. The exhibition creates a
time capsule that offers up an array of work that is both nostalgic and original.
John Antonellis’ art is influenced by pop culture imagery including Adventure Comics, sci-fi ‘B’ movies, and pulp paperbacks. An illustrator and designer from Boston, John dreamed in storyboards as a child.
Zachary Gabbard is a sculptor who runs a foundry in Hyde Park. His creative output includes not only fashioned objects, but performance and video art. His sculptures of neon and LED lighting catch the viewer off guard with unexpected messages.
A graphic designer from Boston, Joanne Kaliontzis uses images from greeting cards, packaging and signs to create bold, colorful collages. Employing equal parts color and composition, she transforms vintage graphics into layers of textures that elevate the images from advertising into artful reconstructions.