Installation view: WHERE LIFE IS HAPPENING - 9 October - 15 November 2015 - Lyles & King, New York


Installation view: WHERE LIFE IS HAPPENING - 9 October - 15 November 2015 - Lyles & King, New York


Installation view: WHERE LIFE IS HAPPENING - 9 October - 15 November 2015 - Lyles & King, New York


(detail) SHE TOUCHES HIM, TOUCHES HERSELF, POINTS TOWARD THE FLOOR, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


(detail) THE NOISE IS PITCHED TO A LEVEL OF PAIN SHE ABSORBS AS A PERSONAL TEST, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


THE NOISE IS PITCHED TO A LEVEL OF PAIN SHE ABSORBS AS A PERSONAL TEST, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches



I AM A PATIENT GIRL; I WAIT I WAIT I WAIT I WAIT , 2015
steel folding chairs, cast stainless steel, 128 x 19 1/2 x 30 1/8 inches


(detail) I AM A PATIENT GIRL; I WAIT I WAIT I WAIT I WAIT , 2015
steel folding chairs, cast stainless steel, 128 x 19 1/2 x 30 1/8 inches




I MAKE MYSELF STILL, TO LISTEN, 2015
stainless steel chain, leather, pigmented reinforced concrete, 36 x 36 x 2 1/4 inches


(side view) I MAKE MYSELF STILL, TO LISTEN, 2015
stainless steel chain, leather, pigmented reinforced concrete, 36 x 36 x 2 1/4 inches


(detail) I MAKE MYSELF STILL, TO LISTEN, 2015
stainless steel chain, leather, pigmented reinforced concrete, 36 x 36 x 2 1/4 inches


SHE STANDS WITH A STATIC AROUND HER, LIKE SPACE IS CRISSCROSSED WITH GRAY LINES, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, rock salt, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


SHE STANDS WITH A STATIC AROUND HER, LIKE SPACE IS CRISSCROSSED WITH GRAY LINES, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, rock salt, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


(side view) SHE FEELS HER SMILE FLOATING IN THE AIR ABOUT SIX INCHES FROM HER FACE, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


(detail) SHE FEELS HER SMILE FLOATING IN THE AIR ABOUT SIX INCHES FROM HER FACE, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


(installation view) THERE HAS TO BE A FESTIVE FEELING TO THE WORK WE'RE DOING, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, rock salt, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


(detail) THERE HAS TO BE A FESTIVE FEELING TO THE WORK WE'RE DOING, 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, rock salt, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


LOOK AT NO ONE, REVEAL NOTHING, REMAIN STILL., 2015
leather, pigmented reinforced concrete, 12 X 12 X 1 5/8 inches


(side view) LOOK AT NO ONE, REVEAL NOTHING, REMAIN STILL., 2015
leather, pigmented reinforced concrete, 12 X 12 X 1 5/8 inches


"IT'S GOOD," SHE WHISPERS. "SOMETIMES I FORGET HOW GOOD IT IS.", 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches


(side view) "IT'S GOOD," SHE WHISPERS. "SOMETIMES I FORGET HOW GOOD IT IS.", 2015
pigmented reinforced concrete, cast glass, 42 1/4 x 36 x 2 7/8 inches



AFTER A WHILE THE SUN MOVES AND THE SUNLIGHT COMES RIGHT ON THE BED, 2015
branded leather, pigmented reinforced concrete, 34 1/4 x 30 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches


(side view) AFTER A WHILE THE SUN MOVES AND THE SUNLIGHT COMES RIGHT ON THE BED, 2015
branded leather, pigmented reinforced concrete, 34 1/4 x 30 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches


(detail) AFTER A WHILE THE SUN MOVES AND THE SUNLIGHT COMES RIGHT ON THE BED, 2015
branded leather, pigmented reinforced concrete, 34 1/4 x 30 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches


WHERE LIFE IS HAPPENING

Lyles & King, New York, NY

9 October - 15 November 2015


> 5 Questions with Davina Semo, Text by Ellie Howard, Elephant Magazine, 5 November 2015

> Davina Semo "WHERE LIFE IS HAPPENING" at Lyles & King, New York, ARTnews, 5 November 2015

> Heroic Trinity: From Concrete to Comics, Three NYC Shows to See Right Now by R.C. Baker, The Village Voice, 3 November 2015

> Davina Semo "WHERE LIFE IS HAPPENING" at Lyles & King, New York, MOUSSE Magazine, 29 October 2015

> Concrete, Leather, Light, Glass: Davina Semo at Lyles & King by Emmalea Russo, on artcritial.com, 23 October 2015

> 5 Must-See Shows in New York, by Scott Indrisek, Blouin Artinfo, 22 October 2015


> checklist

> press release


> Lyles & King



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