May 1, 1999
The Fugitive Art Center presents Hearts, Trains, and Drains, an installation by David Holland, in its gallery at 440 Houston Street. The installation begins May 1, 1999, and concludes May 30. There will be a reception and presentation by the artist May 15, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Hearts, Trains, and Drains is an installation combining imagery of the internal systems of the human body, civil engineering, urban sprawl, and construction materials. The work will begin May 1st and continue to grow, spread, and change during the course of the month.
Holland is a professor of Fine Arts at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. He received his MFA from Washington University in St. Louis. His BFA is from Corcoran School of Art, Washington DC. He also holds a BS in civil engineering from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.
Holland has exhibited at numerous galleries in St. Louis, Washington DC, and Virginia, including 10 juried competitions. In 1998 he received an invitation from the Anderson Ranch artist-in-residency program in Snow Mass, Colorado.