The Pratt Munson Gallery is pleased to host sculptor Zac Hacmon in his solo-exhibition, Mi Sueño.
Zac Hacmon is a New York-based sculptor and installation artist born in Holon, Israel. His whose work investigates modes of control and the delineation of private and public spaces. His solo exhibition, “Mi Sueño,” is a socially engaged site-specific immersive installation that incorporates sound, large-scale sculptures, and video. “Mi Sueño” follows the individual story of two asylum seekers from Nicaragua and Saudi Arabia, respectively. Both fled from their home country due to their LGBTQ+ identity and political persecution.
He has recently exhibited at the Locust Projects, Miami (FL), the Tel Aviv Museum of Art (Israel), Smack Mellon Gallery (New York), Petach Tikva Museum of Art (Israel), Meet Factory Gallery (Czech Republic), and Artsonje Center (South Korea), The MAC, Belfast (Ireland), Hunter East Harlem Gallery (New York), Jack Shainman Gallery (New York), The Border Project Space (New York). Hacmon has had residencies at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha (NE), the Fountainhead, Miami (FL), the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's Workspace program (LMCC) and Salem Art Works (NY), MeetFactory Studio (Czech Republic), and MMCA National Art Studio in Seoul (South Korea). He has received the 2021 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) Creative Engagement Grant, the 2020 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship in Craft/Sculpture, the Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant, the Santo Foundation Individual Artist Award 2019, and the Cafe Royal Cultural Foundation Visual Project Exhibition Grant 2019. Hacmon received an MFA from Hunter College and a BFA from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design (Israel).
Opening Reception: Friday, November 10 | 3 to 5 p.m.
Free and Open to the Public
The Pratt Munson Gallery is located in Fountain Elms at Munson, 310 Genesee St. Utica, NY.
Tuesday - Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday: Noon to 5 pm