Art Attack SF, in partnership with Daylighted, is proud to present a pop-up exhibition featuring new work by François L’Hotel. Join us on Friday, January 18th from 6-9pm for the Opening Reception and Saturday, January 19th at 3pm for an Artist Talk.The exhibition is on view January 18th - 19th, 2018.Gallery hours are: Wednesday/Thursday: 2pm-8pmArt Attack SF2358 Market St. Ste.1San Francisco, CA [email protected]
THE ARTISTBorn in Paris, François L’Hotel studies at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs of Paris, a course of studies which he describes as both academic and subjective. As a son of a garage owner, he will always maintain a keen interest in « celestial mechanics » - his experiments will successfully result in many inventions in the industrial field which he rejects by distilling its objective approach. François L’Hotel’s photographs deny up to the presence of the image itself and endow the matter with an immaterial substance that attracts the viewers and incites them to question the issue of detection, to read and interpret the image in a haste that allows the eye to evade control. The pictorial dimension of his work stems from his training as a painter. François L’Hotel’s language is undeniably that of poetic emotion which he assigns to his photographic worlds by transferring the absolute purity of austere aesthetics to the image. ART ATTACK SFArt Attack SF is an art space for contemporary work and community-minded pop-up events. The gallery features rotating exhibitions of emerging artists primarily from the Bay Area and surrounding West Coast. Established in 2012, the gallery is located in San Francisco’s vibrant Castro district. DAYLIGHTEDDaylighted is a San Francisco-based fine art consultancy and services company that creates and manages digital exhibitions of contemporary art by emerging and mid-career artists. Our mission is to bring a fresh, energized and unique art to wider audiences and inject new life into the standard model of how, when and where people interact with art. Daylighted has created the SmArtGallery, a seamless way to exhibit fine art and enjoy a large diversity of ever-changing artworks. Our partners enjoy a responsive selection of locally made art from a portfolio tailored to enhance each of our client’s distinctive signature.