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Forest For Trees | Video Tour

A ten-minute video tour of the 2023 exhibit, Forest For Trees: Mining the Literary Landscape, featuring over forty paintings, drawings, and video. The exhibit rans from Friday, November 12, 2023 through Saturday, Jan 13, 2024 at ArtRage Gallery, Syracuse, NY

literary landscapes

landscape studies using a specific length of text from a book or book cover as a mediated, temporal environment

television landscapes

landscape studies using television as a mediated, temporal environment

spatial tendencies

artifacts from performances and durational projects articulating relationships of people and their environments


photographs and stills from improvisational painting performances, including work with Patricia Nicholson's improvisational poetry/dance/music group Resurrection Revolution (R&R)


musician potraits from sketches done in performance


all images 2024 © William Mazza