Meditations from the Desert
All told, I visited Desert X on three separate occasions. ?The ability to pack one’s car with a camera, backpack with every conceivable charger, hub, adapter and laptop along with?notebook, and an overnight bag is liberating. ?Everything one needs to explore, capture and create can fit neatly in the trunk or in the passenger seat. […]
The Old Gods
All images photographed by David Riley, courtesy of William Corwin and Geary Contemporary, 2018.
“Your battles inspired me – not the obvious material battles but those that were fought and won behind your forehead.” ― James Joyce Portraits don’t happen in an instant. ?They are born from years spent staring at the blank page, a white canvas, an empty frame. ?They are made of microscopic particles of the physical […]
Kevin Bourgeois at VOLTA12
Kevin Bourgeois (presented by Causey Contemporary, New York) assembles At Play in the Fields of the Lord, a site-specific and interaction installation that furthers his investigation and critique of unseen policing and social fragmentation within “The Cloud” of anonymous, ephemeral contemporary culture.
Fannie Allié at VOLTA12
Fanny Allié?(presented by?Fresh Window,Brooklyn) engages outlines of the human form — from collage to emotive neon installations — to question our relationship to our bodies and social movements, as well as the intrinsic memories contained within and in our absence.? Fanny Allié, Horses, 2015
Special Projects Curation at the StARTup Art Fair
When the word “California” rolls off the tongue it has a transformative power- infusing the body with the sensation of basking in golden sunshine while rushing down Pacific Coast Highway at top speed in a convertible. ?Or perhaps it’s the sensation of millions of grains of sand creeping in between one’s toes while ruminating over […]