with Em Rooney (Re-Release)

September 5th, 2019

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This week we re-release Episode 13 with Em Rooney. Em has an upcoming exhibition at Galerie Fons Welters that opens September 7th called You, too, know that you live. The press release was written by the artist Nancy Lupo, our episode 6! Go get’em, Em.

Show Notes


1. Portrait of Em Rooney courtesy Praxis

2. Outer frame with sage, Kenny’s apartment, 2016. Hand dyed canvas, wood, sage, hand colored silver gelatin print in artist’s frame. 33 x 28 in (83.8 x 71.1 cm)

3. Chris and I, Murch, 2016. Hand colored silver gelatin print in artist’s frame. 10.5 x 13.5 in (26.7 x 34.3 cm)

4. “Louise Bourgeois, Dick Cheney, David Hammons, Margaret Thatcher, Genesis P- Orrdige, Terr, and Jorge Mario Bergoglio. The custom containers for these hats, once imbued with thestatus of disparate and marginalized labor, here compose a dysfunctional yet interdependentfamily, singing in an eternal choir.”
Excerpt from Chris Domenik and Em Rooney, After the Sun (pamphlet) from an exhibition at Vanity East, 2016

5. Deep Black Lakes Em Rooney with Mariana Valencia September 4, 2016 at The Shandaken Project at Storm King

6. Latent tumble weed, inside a book about artifacts, 2016, Silver gelatin print, 2nd hand book about artifact, 12 x 18 x .5 in (30.5 x 45.7 x 1.3 cm). From an exhibition with Dana Hoey at

7. From Chris Domenik's ongoing books

8. Cazador with RJ's Quilt, 2019, digital c-print, 15x18 cm