Ervin Redl, Speed Shift, 2014. Custom LEDs, dimensions variable.

Erwin Redl

Pittsburgh

Wood Street Galleries

The wide-ranging exhibitions at Wood Street Galleries are consistently inventive in their focus on n ew media art. Curator Murray Horne presents stimulating digital, virtual, video, and interactive art, as well as installations. Austrian artist Erwin Redl’s recent “Structures of Time and Space” featured two installations—Twists and Turns and Speed Shift—each one yielding a rousing display. This was Redl’s second appearance at Wood Street; in 2003, he fashioned a large-scale, exterior commission for “After Image,” an exhibition that included works by Jim Campbell and Leo Villareal. Redl, who is known for his use of LEDs, shares a kinship with Keith Sonnier and Robert Irwin in his ability to activate gallery space..…see the entire review in the print version of November’s Sculpture magazine.

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