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Hannah Weinberger, Awake, while you’re dreaming, 2015, three-channel color video projection, five-channel audio, various durations. Installation view. Photo: Vernon Price.

Hannah Weinberger

Freedman Fitzpatrick

Hannah Weinberger, Awake, while you’re dreaming, 2015, three-channel color video projection, five-channel audio, various durations. Installation view. Photo: Vernon Price.

Entering this quixotic exhibition was like waking up as a kid in your childhood bedroom. Sunshine wafted through an open window of the vacant house in which the artist had made several subtle interventions. Sounds of cartoonish squelches, warbling songbirds, and dully thudding footsteps floated in through adjoining doorways. In one room, a disembodied voice spoke quietly of destroying a picture on the wall. But there were no pictures hung on any of the walls, only sets of speakers, and a few projectors on the wooden floors.

Hannah Weinberger’s installation Awake, while you’re dreaming, 2015, was situated in the just-cleared residence of gallerists Alex Freedman and Robbie Fitzpatrick, a space they were made to vacate after it was sold by their landlord. This weeklong show served as a sort of ambient closing ceremony for the residence, not so much a high-spirited valedictory as a

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