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Art Break at the Getty

I am going to give a short talk and share with you two works of my own making and we will all look together at a third work, a Dutch Drawing, that is in the Getty’s collection. First Slide Please – Slide 1 – Mirror 1 This first image is an oil painting I made …

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The Green’s Out.

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye at the Huntington GREEN The pointed fingers of glass hang downwards. The light slides down the glass, and drops a pool of green. All day long the ten fingers of the lustre drop green upon the marble. The feathers of parakeets–their harsh cries–sharp blades of palm trees–green, too; green needles glittering in the …

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Ryman at Dia Chelsea

 “Destruction takes place so order might exist. / Simple enough. / Destruction takes place at the point of maximum awareness.”  Charles Wright “An ever dimmer light.”  Samuel Beckett “In every story I tell comes a point where I can see no further.” Anne Carson “That language can suggest a body where there is none.” Rosemarie …

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