September 10, 2007

Enchanted Response

During my visit to the Enchanted exhibit, I was taken by the variety I found in the art there. The gallery as a whole seemed preoccupied with ideas of visualizations of mental states, such as the familiar Jenny Schmid’s screen prints, all assumably depicting some part of her mind (with herself represented as the skateboarder in each piece. Roxanne Jackson’s “The Devouring Mother? and other related sculptures reach a similar goal, although with much more disturbing results. The piece I was most interested in, however, was Zoe Strecker’s “Pharmaceutical Veil.?

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