Art21 x Burnaway
Rob Goyanes deconstructs the explosive totems to color and abstraction found in Nora Maité Nieves: Clouds in the Expanded Field at the Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach.
“I can build anything I want to build. I’m not a narrative painter. I don’t do the idea or the painting being the illustration of an idea, I don’t do that. It’s all about the materiality of the paint,” notes the late Jack Whitten. In February's Art21 x Burnaway feature, we pay homage to the Alabama-born artist's fifty-year career and ingenuity for invention.
Yashi Davalos reviews the somatic suppression to time and sound found in Marie Bannerot McInerney: Trace Me Back at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville.