13 juillet 2009

' Dress Codes: Clothing as Metaphor' @ The Katonah Museum of Art

Maureen Connor; Thinner than You, 1990, Steel and nylon mesh; 60 x 16 x 8 inches; Collection of the artist KATONAH, NY.- The Katonah Museum of Art debuted Dress Codes: Clothing as Metaphor, celebrating a synergy of artistic creations that began to take shape toward the end of the 20th century. It was at this time that many artists seized upon the idea of clothing as the medium for their work. The 36 artists in this sculpture exhibition explore a variety of issues ranging from gender, race, and ethnicity to immigration,... [Lire la suite]