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The Europeans
Two figures in the foreground, seen from the chest up, comment on European angst. A figure in silhouette exits by a set of stairs. Bright yellow light illuminates the exterior of the gallery in which the people in the foreground stand. Talk bubbles are used for the figures' comments. A poster on the wall depicts German Expressionism. The style is like that of cartoons and graphic novels. The colors are bright and flat.
Excuse Me
A male figure in the foreground looks at something on a woman's desk. She is seated and holds a telephone receiver. Behind her is a man looking closely at a painting on the wall. The woman states, "Excuse me, these are private papers." The painting on the wall consists of squares of different colors. The man in the foreground is painted in a dark pinkish red tone.
Column
A column emerges from a halved seed pod shape. Near the top of the column several buds emerge and begin to open.
Column
This is the back side view of the piece. The texture on the lower portion can be seen in this view.
Form with Clamps
The sculptural piece consists of a large seed pod shape that appears to burst from the shell but is held closed with five metal ties terminating in flower bud shapes.
Limb
The sculptural piece is vertical and begins with a large bulbous, teardrop shape as its base. Emerging vertically is a column from which spring nine flower bud shapes that are attached mechanically with pins and cotter pins to the column or stem.
Dancing Between the Hunt and the Hearth
The large vertical painting consists of a nearly black ground with words and numbers in a light colors. Along the bottom edge is a highly textured surface with the words, beauty and duty, repeated across the bottom edge. Arrows and calculations appear across the dark field. In the upper right is a gold square and some gold splashes of color and texture.
Mechanical Music
The large vertical painting consists of a dark ground. In the lower portion, five wooden spoons are attached. Along the upper edge is an impression of a hand and a plus and minus sign flank the right and left edges in the upper portion of the canvas. At a diagonal in the lower portion appears a long spatula or spoon shape nestled in a sandy brown area. The surface of the work is complex with numbers, letters and calculations barely visible.
I'll Tumble For You
The vertically oriented painting consists of many textures, colors and motifs. The dark ground is richly textured and covered with words, numbers and calculations sometimes partially obliterated. Two large heart shapes face each other, one in the bottom half of the canvas and the other in the top half. They are also richly covered in texture with letters and numbers. About a dozen forks are attached across the surface of the painting; they tumble from the top to the bottom. Flanking the top and bottom edges are some large X marks with thick top and bottom bars.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This portion of the exhibition consists of a large vertical painting with a dark ground.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This portion of the installation includes a figure pierced with arrows and knives. The artist refers to him as the "wound" man. In the foreground, are two leg splints with suspended latex tubing.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This portion of the installation includes a frame in the shape of a satellite dish from which hangs many paper tags. The satellite dish shape is attached to a three tier stool. Behind the dish shape is chain-link fence type material.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The paper tags that hang from the large dish structure are seen in close detail in this view.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The detail view shown here is an armature or a trampoline form folded in half and suspended from the ceiling.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This detail view of the installation shows a small trampoline suspended from the ceiling. Strapped to the trampoline is a pillow. A tall structure holds a see-saw with a chair on each end. Behind this grouping is a chain link fence drawing on the wall.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This view of the installation includes a small room in which a vanity with two chairs has a crown painted on the wall above. Words, directions, are written on the wall for the performers to the right of the vanity table.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This view shows a detail of the vanity table, its light bulbs, three chairs and the text, scripts for the performers, on the wall.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This detail view of the installation shows the directions and dialogue script written on the wall for the performers. A black dress hangs with a pair of white rubber boots beneath. A portion of the yellow vanity table is visible with one chair.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Text in black covers the two walls shown in this view. Hanging from the ceiling is a two-part black form. Over the short wall, the chain link fence imagery can be seen. The wall text is titled, Queens.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This portion of the installation has many elements. In the foreground is a black table with microscope and glass slides on it. In the background is a boxing ring with a gurney in the center on which is strapped down punching bag. Men's dress shirts and a mural of the "Stretchman" is on the rear wall.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The boxing ring contains a gurney on which is a strapped down punching bag. A television monitor playing found footage of alligator gardens and Esther Williams hangs high from the ceiling.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The view is of the gurney with the strapped down punching bag and in the background can be seen two murals of the "Stretchman."
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This detail view is of the strapped down punching bag on the gurney.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Ears of corn and test tubes are seen in the detail view of the installation.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This detail view shows ears of corn and a microscope on a black rubber topped table. The glass slides contain miniaturized bio-ethical questions that can be read under the microscope.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. In the foreground is a microscope and many glass slides containing miniaturized bio-ethical questions on a black rubber topped table. On the wall can be seen murals of the "Stretchman."
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This image of the "Stretchman" was repeated several times within the exhibition.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This view is of the entrance signage to the exhibition.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The entrance signage is visible and a portion of the first part of the exhibit with a found Dinosaur National Park entry sign, a piece of rooftop, and metallic highway tape. The installation included the entry, seen here, a Highway Room, Campground, Hallways that included the myths of Theseus, Ariadne, and the Minotaur written on the walls. Also included were the Communication Room, Boxing Room, Float Room, Dressing Room, Telephone Room, Waiting Room, Braille Book Room, and the Nest Room.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The view in this image shows one of the "Stretchman" murals, the "Wound" man mural, two leg splints and two welded triangular frames.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This portion of the installation shows murals of the "Stretchman" as well as the rubber letters spelling, assimilate. In the foreground is a blue table with two bottles on it.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This view shows two murals of the "Stretchman" as well as the complexity of the building in which the exhibition took place. In the background, stairs, a second level and pillars of the building are visible.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This view shows one of the murals with the "Stretchman" with rubber letters beneath spelling replicate. Above the letters are many lab cages. On the table in front of the mural is a microscope.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. In this view, there are two murals visible with the words eliminate and replicate spelled out with rubber letters. In the foreground is a platform with several chairs and in the background is a boxing ring with a gurney and a strapped down punching bag.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The word replicate in rubber letters, lab cages are seen beneath one of the murals depicting a man's face stretched out and distorted.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This room of the installation has a video projection on the rear wall and in the foreground a setting that includes netting hanging from ceiling with an inflated tube hanging above an iron, a striped marker, two coffee pots and various other items.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. This image shows the wall mural that depicts sperm, hand saw, bowling pin, float and netting.
Pages from a Quiet Book: A Societal Labyrinth
Image of part of an art installation at the Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. In this view can be seen the video projection on the rear wall of the swimmer Esther Williams. In the foreground, suspended from the ceiling is a tube raft and netting.
Jupiter's Goalee
The white bowl shape is covered with patterned squares filled in with black and blue short hash marks. A sweeping blue transparent overlay shape hugs the side of the bowl as do two horizontally oriented black outlines.
Life on the Moon
The porcelain artwork consists of a cup shape seated on a base. The cup is covered with yellow, gray and black geometric decoration. The yellow sections are textured with linear striations while the gray areas include some squiggly marks that resemble cursive handwriting.
Marvel
A tall bowl shape sits atop a cushion shaped base. Both the base and the vessel are covered with a complex series of patterns and textures. Vertical panels of yellow, light blue and black are further enhanced with texture and short curvilinear lines in gray and black. Rectangular cutouts are inside the black sections of both the vessel and base.
Ice Station Florentine
The bowl shape sits atop a cushion shape. The white porcelain bowl is decorated with bold black curlicues and black squares. There is some pale yellow wash and fine linear marks.
Unplugged
The artwork is in the shape of a plate and on it is depicted a masked man applying something to a large cactus like shape. The plate is rimmed in a textured blue. The light yellow background of the plate is covered with hieroglyphic type marks and symbols. The man's body is a heavily textured green color and his mask is orange.
Pixilating
The piece consists of a large yellow platter shape within which is a red zero shape, a large and loose black and green X shape between which is a green rod with wire twisted around its length.
Humble Origins
The platter's edge is a yellow crackled surface on that encloses a green crackle texture in the center. Six purple curved rectangular shapes begin at the outside edge and move to the center while yellow and orange coils fill one side of the interior of the platter.
Tsunami
The sculptural earthenware piece depicts a person's head from the nose up. The eyes are wide open and atop the head are four shapes resembling ears of corn. The colors are predominately yellows and light browns with blue eyes. The face and hair are highly textured.
Greetings
The large green head is shown from the nose above. Atop the textured head are several cactus shapes with small yellow flowers.
Thinking of You
The sculpture depicts a crackled yellow head with blue eyes. The bottom portion of the head, including the mouth is not included in the sculptural piece. A serpentine shape in the same yellow color encircles the top of the head. Sitting atop the head like a small hat is a green cylindrical shape out of which protrudes a coil-rope funnel shape.
porcelain platter
The white porcelain platter is decorated with large green curl and a large orange curl and twelve blue hash marks.