Posts Tagged ‘Laura Owens’

LAURA OWENS // WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART

By Terry R. Myers >click here to download PDF One of the added benefits of this well-timed mid-career survey of Laura Owens’ paintings comes from it having been organized by the Whitney Museum of American Art. Lately, we have been reminded that painting can still matter, which it always has—despite, or perhaps because of, the[…]

THE GRID & THE JESTER // ON THE TROPE OF THE GRID

by Paul Michael Smith click here to download PDF When is the appearance of distance merely the effect of an object’s vagueness? And when is the sensation of vagueness simply the apprehension of, no matter how fine the weave of your net, someone slipping away? Like nets, we describe grids either by looking through them,[…]