Powers of Observation
Through inexplicable objects, rye political analyses and kinships revisited with new media—four young artists translate moments of intimacy, humor and insight.
In a corner of the gallery space a shiny bronze electric fan struggles to “breathe,” turning from side to side, while engulfed by an amorphous bellowing gold mass. Suffocation or embrace? The languid balloon-like sack’s tacky golden sheen, like a sickly sweet aroma, hints at death…