Writing

The Brevity of Space: An Interview with Allison Glenn

12/24/2016
The Brevity of Space: An Interview with Allison Glenn
Amanda Williams, Crown Royal Purple from Color(ed) Theory, Billboard located at 1130 E 63rd Street, Chicago, June 6 – July 11, 2016, as part of In the beginning, sometimes I left messages in the street, curated by Allison Glenn.

The following interview was originally published by Art21 in December, 2016.

In the spring of 2016, Allison Glenn curated In the beginning, sometimes I left messages in the street, an exhibition that featured eleven artists and... +

The Variations of its Shadows: An Interview with Jorge Méndez Blake

11/24/2016
The Variations of its Shadows: An Interview with Jorge Méndez Blake
Jorge Méndez Blake. Todos los guiones de Dickinson IV (Poemas 392-530) / All of Dickinson’s Hyphens IV (Poems 392-530), (Detalle / Detail) 2016. Acrílico sobre lino / Acrylic on linen; 320 x 240 cm. Courtesy of the artist.
The following interview was originally published by Art21 in November of 2016. Every book creates a world, a place that readers enter through language on the first page, and inhabit thereafter, as the text’s unique character compounds in an individual’s imagination. This happens with novels, with philosophy, mathematical treatises, and poems. How astonishing it... +

Slipping through the net of a metaphor: SITE SANTA FE // MUCH WIDER THAN A LINE

10/03/2016
Slipping through the net of a metaphor: SITE SANTA FE // MUCH WIDER THAN A LINE
Paolo Soleri (b. 1919, Turin, Italy; died 2013, Paradise Valley, AZ). Amphitheater, c. 1975. Commissioned by the Lloyd Kiva New for Institute of American Indian Arts, 1964. Image courtesy of the IAIA Archives, Santa Fe
Originally published by The Seen, Sept 2016. SITE Santa Fe stands close to the downtown historic district of the city, beside train tracks and Warehouse 21, a haven for artistic youth. Contextualized by a landscape that originally belonged (and still partially belongs) to Native Americans, within the architectural residue of a complex colonial and missionary histories, the Southwest... +