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    Ingrid Calame

    This information is from the Frith Street Gallery (http://www.frithstreetgallery.com/): Since the early 90s, Ingrid Calame has been working with tracing. Her practice involves going to specific locations to trace marks, stains and cracks on the ground on to architectural polyester-based tracing film. From these tracings she make drawings and paintings. The original tracings are layered on top of each other and the resulting image is retraced in a different coloured pencil for each layer. Each sheet is peeled back one by one until Calame reaches the bottom of the pile. The final drawings are always a surprise.


    Ingrid Calame

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    INGRID CALAME Solo Exhibition at James Cohan Gallery, NY, 2003 Installation view

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    INGRID CALAME Tracing up to the L.A. River: Frog Town turf war, 2006 Latex and oil enamel on wall Wall drawing in 3 sections

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    INGRID CALAME Secular Response 2 A.H., 2004 Enamel paint on mylar 12 feet 6 inches X 98 feet X 30 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #181 Working Drawing [detail], 2005 color pencil on trace mylar 136 X 88 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #229 Drawing (Tracings up to the L.A. River placed in the Clark Telescope Dome, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ), 2006 color pencil on trace mylar 72 X 48 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #258 Drawing (Tracings from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the L.A. River ), 2007 color pencil on trace mylar 87 1/2 X 135 1/2 inches

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    INGRID CALAME From #258 Drawing (Tracings from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the L.A. River), 2007 enamel paint on aluminum 72 X 120 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #243 Drawing (Tracings up to the L.A. River placed in the Clark Telescope Dome, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ), 2006 Color pencil on trace mylar 26 X 18 inches

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    INGRID CALAME From #271 Drawing (Tracings from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the L.A. River), 2007 Enamel paint on aluminum 24 X 24 inches

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    INGRID CALAME From #274 Drawing (Tracing from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway), 2008 Oil paint on aluminum 19 1/4 X 11 1/2 inches

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    INGRID CALAME From #294 Drawing (Tracings from Buffalo, NY), 2008 Oil paint on aluminum 11 1/2 x 19 1/4 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #318 Drawing (Tracing from Buffalo, NY), 2010 Colored pencil on trace Mylar 34 X 50 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #294 Drawing (Tracings from Buffalo, NY), 2008 Color pencil on trace mylar 26 X 18 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #297 Drawing (Tracings from Buffalo, NY), 2008 Color pencil on trace mylar 18 X 26 inches

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    INGRID CALAME Step on a Crack... MSShip No. 233, 2009 Oil paint on aluminum 40 X 24 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #321 Drawing (Tracing from Buffalo, NY), 2010 Colored pencil on trace Mylar 50 X 34 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #318 Drawing (Tracing from Buffalo, NY), 2010 Colored pencil on trace Mylar 34 X 50 inches

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    INGRID CALAME #291 Drawing (Tracing from Arcelor-Mittal Steel, Buffalo, NY), 2008 Colored pencil on trace Mylar 48 X 72 inches

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    Ingrid Calame - great video about her process is on this page - click through to the page

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    Portrait of artist Ingrid Calame produced by Philip Dolin, Particle Productions, Inc.

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    INGRID CALAME From #235 Drawing (Tracings up to the L.A. River placed in the Clark Telescope Dome, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ), 2007 enamel paint on aluminum 40 X 24 inches

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    INGRID CALAME Bb-AAghch!, 2003 enamel on aluminum 72 X 72 inches

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    INGRID CALAME From #210 Drawing (Tracings up to the L.A. River), 2007 enamel paint on aluminum 24 X 48 inches

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