My Interest: Framing, distortion, perception, and documentation.
“I am interested in the conventions of picture-making, in the desire to picture the world and in our relationship, our continual love for and fascination with pictures.”
Ground #2, Chromogenic print on panel; 29.5 x 27.5 inches, 1992-1993.
Field #20 & Field #21, Acrylic lacquer on canvas; 204 x 132 inches each, 1996.
Field #22, Acrylic lacquer on canvas; 132 x 90 inches, 1996.
nowhere near (Untitled 99.2), Chromogenic prints in artist frame; Diptych, 35 x 90 inches, 1999.
nowhere near (Untitled 99.3), Chromogenic prints in artist frame; Diptych, 35 x 90 inches, 1999.
All images from Uta Barth’s website, filed under “Work”
- Barth’s work is so much about seeing and subverting traditional perceptions of photography as she moves away from subject matter.
- Her work becomes about observing and the act of looking.
At Wired | Bronx Documentary Center | In The New York Times |
Great article in The Guardian | At Marian Goodman gallery | Press release (good, short description of work) | In Canadian Art | At MOMA | Another article in Canadian Art | A conversation about pictures (Aperture Magazine) | “I begin by not photographing” Video interview at San Francisco Museum of Art |
List of press | At David Zwirner | In Canadian Art | At The Guggenheim | The GasTown riots |
NOW magazine | Artist website |
Lisson Gallery | Canadian Art | Interview when Tim Lee won the Sobey Award | At Vancouver Art Gallery |
At MoMA | The Atlas Group | Bomb Magazine |
NIKKI S. LEE
On this blog | More | Museum of Contemporary Photography | The Creators Project |
Mr.Long Weekend |
In SLATE | artist website
At Angell Gallery |
This is an abbreviated list. A full list of artists is provided on your assignment sheet. Conduct your own research. Use this as a jumping off point for your own research.
Barbara Kruger | Art History Archive | MOMA | ART 21 | Brief video from Hirshorn exhibit |
Jenny Holzer | ART 21 videos, Jenny Holzer especially “Protest” | TATE Modern | At Cheim Reid gallery | Interview Magazine | New York Times article | Interview/article in The Guardian | On Twitter! | Artist’s website
| John Baldessari especially “Systems”
Mitlon Glaser | The Work | Miltn Glaser rates every Olympic logo | TED Talk | Interview with Chip Kidd (also a designer) in The Believer | On It’s Nice That
The Guerrilla Girls | website
El Lissitzky | focus on his design work | The Art Story | Design is History! | MOMA | Guggenheim | The TATE |
Lawrence Weiner | Lisson Gallery | Guggenheim | Blenheim Art Foundation (video) | MOMA |
Agitprop! exhibit at The Brooklyn Museum
Okay, now do some of your own research.