Saturday, September 9, 2017

Gene Beery at Shoot the Lobster


It's no wonder the surrealists and conceptualists loved Beery, handing him hundreds on the spot, words can perform in a way that art doesn't, forming an address almost inherently surreal, a transmission between people, almost infiltrative, allowing its horsemen direct access to your head, to say whatever it wants, and already there, words hanging around inside you.

see too: Mark Grotjhan at KarmaTrevor Shimizu at 47 Canal, Trevor Shimizu at Rowhouse Project