New Works by Jennifer Steinkamp at Lehmann Maupin

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NEW YORK, NY.- Lehmann Maupin presents an exhibition of new works by Jennifer Steinkamp, on view through 23 October 2010. The Los Angeles based artist is known for her projected installations utilizing 3-dimensional computer animation. Steinkamp’s works interact between the actual space and illusionistic space resulting in environments where the lines between viewer and object blur. In her new series, Premature, Steinkamp will continue to employ large-scale projections and new media technology to create illusionistic environments. In the Premature series, Steinkamp explores the timing of life and death. “Our being can start or end so abruptly; this feels dauntingly abstract to me,” Steinkamp says of the subject matter. Depictions of tangled fibrous strands resembling veins, arteries and tendons slither amongst one another in her new