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Liss LaFleur: Queen Bee is Stinging Mad


Sunday, June 30, 2019 from 6-10pm

Plexus Projects is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Liss LaFleur in our Vitrine screening series. “Queen Bee is Stinging Mad” depicts a 3D rendering of a virtual stained-glass window, in which queer activist Stormé DeLarverie is positioned gazing directly back at viewers. Stormé, a butch WOC, was rumored to have started what we now know of as the Stonewall Riots in 1969.

LaFleur’s video will be on view in Vitrine on Sunday, June 30, 2019 from 6-10pm. Vitrine is an ongoing screening series of videos projected on our storefront window and viewed from the sidewalk. The series welcomes unwitting passersby to stop, discover, and enjoy the work of an international selection of new media artists. Please note the gallery is closed during screening times.

Liss LaFleur is a contemporary artist based in Texas. Her artwork has been exhibited and screened extensively including: the SXSW Film Festival; Cannes Court Métrage; PBS; the Tate Modern, London; the Reykjavik Art Museum, Iceland; the Museum of Glass; the McKinney Avenue Contemporary; and the Czong Institute for Contemporary Art, in South Korea. She is currently an Immersive Scholar, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and an Assistant Professor of New Media Art in the College of Visual Art & Design at the University of North Texas. Her work is represented by Galleri Urbane Marfa + Dallas.