Despite the decorous veil they cast over the events portrayed, they still provide us with an evocative glimpse into the past.
To re-examine them in the light of the more recent celebrations, is to sense the pattern of our most common rituals framed in the specificities of uncommon times.
Dudley’s illustrations of the wedding gifts seem almost to vibrate off the page, their intense reality effect investing the precious objects with a second life inside the book.
The application of such intensely focused skill produced results with an extraordinary sense of material presence.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419, September 15, 2018 February 10, 2019.
The project Non-Conformism to Feminisms: Russian Women Artists from the Kolodzei Art Foundation is a selection from the Kolodzei Collection of Russian and Eastern European Art, covering three generations of artists, from the 1960s to the present.
Personal Spaces Interactive Multimedia Works by Anna Frants, Carla Gannis, Alexandra Dementieva, Elena Gubanova and Ivan Govorkov.
National Arts Club, Gregg Gallery, 15 Gramercy Park South, New York, February 26 - March 24, 2018. This exhibition brings together a collection of experiential-based ideas and projects built around the idea of interaction between the viewer and an artwork, an individual and a society, mediated by technologically progressive visualization methods.