Close Look:

Martha Clippinger at Hodges Taylor, Charlotte

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Installation view of Martha Clippinger: off-kilter at Hodges Taylor in Charlotte. (All images courtesy Hodges Taylor.)
Installation view of Martha Clippinger: off-kilter at Hodges Taylor.

Clippinger’s colorful work engenders a space where art, design, functionalism, and formalism meet a bit off the beaten path. Undefined by the arguably arbitrary fine art versus craft divide, and unrestricted to a singular medium, the artist’s brightly hued works let us loosen up. Improvisation guides all of the work in which repeated elements flip, turn, and shuffle in their rhythmic compositions.

— From the accompanying text

Installation view of Martha Clippinger: off-kilter at Hodges Taylor.
Installation view of Martha Clippinger: off-kilter at Hodges Taylor.
Installation view of Martha Clippinger: off-kilter at Hodges Taylor.

Martha Clippinger: off-kilter is on view at Hodges Taylor in Charlotte, North Carolina, through July 26.

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