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Waves & Currents

Georgie Friedman, Dark Swell, 2010, Morlan Gallery installation view, 2013

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Lenka Novakova, River, 2005, multi-channel video installation with cast glass lenses, water, and monofilament fixtures, Video: 8-minute (continuous loop), approx. 10' x '14 'x 9'. Image courtesy of

Canadian artist Lenka Novakova and US artist Georgie Friedman simulate the waves and currents of water through digital means, exploring the flow of time and providing unique spaces for contemplation.

The title Waves & Currents references not only the ocean waves and river currents visually represented in the video installations, but also the media in which the artists are working: sound waves and electrical current. 

This exhibition is presented in conjunction with STUDIO 300, Digital Art and Music Festival, and features two video installations:

"Dark Swell"

by Georgie Friedman


by Lenka Novakova.

Waves & Currents, Morlan Gallery installation view, 2013

Video interview with the Waves & Currents artists: Lenka Novakova and Georgie Friedman

Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University, 2013


"Videos Recreate Water's Flow At Lexington Gallery," Charles Compton, National Public Radio: WEKU 88.9 FM, 5:19 min, Lexington, KY

"Morlan Gallery exhibit 'Waves and Currents' upends a familiar medium," Rich Copley, Lexington Herald-Leader, KY, Sept 5, 2013