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Kipp Normand: Snake Oil, A Fantastical American History

Presented by Big Car at Tube Factory artspace, Indianapolis IN

Feb 07 2020
May 16 2020
Kipp Normand: Snake Oil, A Fantastical American History

“Snake Oil” is a multifaceted installation that challenges the viewer to re-examine the ideas of American Exceptionalism. Imbued with satire and mixed with painful truths, this haunted temple of junk casts a sideways glance at the tales we tell.

Artist and historian Kipp Normand’s practice is a physical and conceptual investigation into the power of objects and images as a narrative device. Inspired by the Dada traditions of assemblage, collage, construction, and performance, Normand employs the acts of appropriation, reuse, and recontextualization to explore contemporary perceptions of time, community, and memory. In “Snake Oil,” Normand distills four centuries of history to illustrate the deep-seated American penchant for

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Tube Factory artspace

1125 Cruft Street, Indianapolis, IN 46203




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