Posts Tagged ‘benjamin’

INTERSECTIONALITY at MOCA Miami

INTERSECTIONALITY at  MOCA Miami

Work included in http://mocanomi.org/2016/06/intersectionality/  


NYPD 72nd Pct. Officers/ Street Vendor in Sunset Park

NYPD 72nd Pct. Officers/ Street Vendor in Sunset Park

The Field: Chicago

The Field: Chicago

Shapes, SYmBoles and Signs: IN bed with HIS printer

Shapes, SYmBoles and Signs: IN bed with HIS printer

Graphite Pencil on Paper:  38” x 200″ in sections of 38″ x 50″…


the end and It’s beginning of Possibility

the end and It's beginning of Possibility

chain, ceramic hand and pipes, unfinished work- unfinished idea 4/28


this Came and then Went

this Came and then Went

installation view in the middle of somebodies some/no where … 68 polyurethane molds, enamel, acrylic, shoe lace, cable, wire


I wish I had a boyFriend with an acid face and Sun-tanned teeth

I wish I had a boyFriend with an acid face and Sun-tanned teeth

Ceramic Vase with ceramic pipe through middle of structure


Kissing the BeeHive- studio…

Kissing the BeeHive- studio...

 15 Polyurethane cast molds, shoe laces, enamel, acrylic


mirror+flags+pineapple+bananas-pop

mirror+flags+pineapple+bananas-pop

Curved TIME Line in infinite space

Curved TIME Line in infinite space

step back, tilt your head up, and look for substance ..the object stays in place, the horizon is never ending, the center point on a curved time line              


Quilted Structures/ Soft histories/ Repeated Comforts

Quilted Structures/ Soft histories/ Repeated Comforts

Sublimated fabric sewn into artist drop cloths…images of line dried quilts and historical markers or both-currently in use


The exhibit catalog for “Grace” just arrived!

The exhibit catalog for "Grace" just arrived!

Limited Edition Exhibit Catalog: only 50 printed, signed and numbered, 10 x 8 in., 46 pages. If you would like to purchase one for $35.00 (shipping included), please go to the Donation link above  http://www.benjaminhollingsworthmedia.com/blog/donate/ and a signed copy should arrive in a week. Also, a huge thank you to Jay Fletcher for designing the […]


joe’S apt. nYC before it’s installed

joe'S apt. nYC before it's installed

Digital Painting I- nothing is sacred

Digital Painting I- nothing is sacred

This is a Jpeg. painting-copy/print out any size- nothing is sacred


Goodbye Studio in CHS, we really mashed UP the MAGIC!!!

Goodbye Studio in CHS, we really mashed UP the MAGIC!!!

  I’m going to miss this studio space… the hanger door, the mattress on the floor, the tile I laid in the bathroom, showering and grooming outside under the hose. John, the snaggled tooth, security guard who’d walk up on me when I was showering and kept telling me, “Hey your on to something here, […]


Exhibit: “Grace” at the City Gallery at Waterfront Park, November 2012

Exhibit: "Grace" at the City Gallery at Waterfront Park, November 2012

 Special thx to Curator Susan Thompson  Curatorial Statement by Susan Thompson In this expansive solo exhibition, Benjamin Hollingsworth engages with the everyday symbols that invest the city of Charleston with its unique character. Calling into question a complex inherited cultural history, Hollingsworth thoughtfully examines distinctive local signifiers, deconstructing them and re-presenting them for new consideration. […]


“Benjamin Hollingsworth embraces new media for Grace,” Charleston City Paper, November 2012

"Benjamin Hollingsworth embraces new media for Grace," Charleston City Paper, November 2012

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Project PAZ CHARITY AUCTION POSTPONED TILL DEC. 17th

Project PAZ CHARITY AUCTION POSTPONED TILL DEC. 17th

polyurethane resin cast, acrylic, enamel, marker, shoe lace


ONE BLACK SHEEP/ THIRTY NINE LAMBS

ONE BLACK SHEEP/ THIRTY NINE LAMBS

FOUND A BETTER HOME

FOUND A BETTER HOME

#2 Graphite Pencil/ Paper  2 each 53″ x 42″


Friday, Sept. 14th

Friday, Sept. 14th

Sculpture Work in The Studio

Sculpture Work in The Studio

The OODDD Couple

The OODDD Couple

studio shot


All Right/ All Riot / Singular Vision

All Right/ All Riot / Singular Vision

All Right, All Riot/ or Wednesday- 62″x 82″ enamel, on two part primed and unprimed canvas- magic trick