Friday, October 23, 2009

Jane Lackey

survey #6, tak detail, 2005, paint, tape, stickers on paper, 8.875 x 18.5, survey (#1-12, hybrid, matrix), 2005, map room installation, panorama 20, (detail), 2005, map room installation, ambits 1, 2, 3, 2005, paint, thread, stickers, tape on paper, 29.5 x 65, ambits 1 (detail), 2005, paint, thread, stickers, tape on paper, 29.5 x 21.5

Mutations, slips of speech, genetics and language intermix and fuel my questions about identity, communication, sameness and difference. The many human traits we hold in common, expressed succinctly in the paired down make-up of our DNA, produce mesmerizing variation and difference. Mistakes and blips multiply within our systems and perpetuate intensities, blurs and unexpected masses of consequence. Through this we know ourselves....
read the rest of her beautiful statement here and see more work here.


  1. i'm impressed how you find all these wonderful artists.

  2. thanks, stephanie. it takes a lot of time, but i love doing it!