Powerful women in history are often relegated to bland statements, histories distorted, and those are the lucky ones who get mentioned at all. Maremi Andreozzi’s portraits go even further, and remove the women themselves, and leaves us to contemplate their lives through their iconographies. Jewels, food, delicate lace collars, slim glasses of wine and elegant cats give us what essences history has given these women, and allows us room to create the fantasies these women could never have.
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Call For Artists
In this essay for our 2022 theme Invasive Species, Allison Young speaks with artist Hannah Chalew about pollution and waste as new ways of thinking about art making.
See through suitcases filled with aging mementos that serve as portals to the past. An empty table set with delicate china where no one sits. A whimsical dog figurine answering nature’s call. The line between what is real and the echoes of reflection are often blurred in Memories, a new solo show of work from … Continued
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