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NEXT EVENT: Saturday December 11 2021
12 p.m.-5 p.m.


Exhibition runs Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 2 to 11.

"//ON_BECOMING_OBLIVION" is an MFA thesis Exhibition by Lucas J Knowles, a graduate student at ASU’s School of Art. With his work, Knowles leads viewers through an existential exploration of human ontology, replication, memory and decay. "//ON_BECOMING_OBLIVION" transforms Phoenix’s Step Gallery at Grant Street Studios into a simulated laboratory/testing ground with interactive artwork. Within the gallery, viewers can use their smartphones to access “Data Logs” created by the artist — which includes images, stories and thoughts related to the art on display. The reception on Dec. 3, 6–9 p.m. will feature a live performance involving a massive 25-ton gantry crane and a small paintbrush.

Opening Reception: Friday, Dec. 3, 6—9 p.m.

Image: Lucas J Knowles, MEDITATION_II, wood, stoneware, chalk-paint, 48" x 48" x 9"
For more information please contact:
Mikey Foster Estes
School of Art
Step Gallery