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Denny Dimin Gallery is pleased to announce High Earth, a solo exhibition by Luke Diiorio on view from March 14th to April 14th, 2019. This is the artists first solo exhibition with the gallery.

Press Release

“When the climbers in 1953 planted their flags on the highest mountain, they set them in snow over the skeletons of creatures that had lived in the warm clear ocean that India, moving north, blanked out. Possibly as much as twenty thousand feet below the seafloor, the skeletal remains had turned into rock. This one fact is a treatise in itself on the movements of the surface of the earth. If by …

“When the climbers in 1953 planted their flags on the highest mountain, they set them in snow over the skeletons of creatures that had lived in the warm clear ocean that India, moving north, blanked out. Possibly as much as twenty thousand feet below the seafloor, the skeletal remains had turned into rock. This one fact is a treatise in itself on the movements of the surface of the earth. If by some fiat I had to restrict all this writing to one sentence, this is the one I would choose: The summit of Mt. Everest is marine limestone.” - John McPhee, Annals of the Former World

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Gallery

DDG
Denny Dimin Gallery
New York, Hong Kong

Location

261 Broome Street
New York, NY, US
Tue – Sun, 11am – 6pm