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Anne Gilman: The Jolly Balance
April 18, 2012 - June 30, 2012

Anne Gilman: The Jolly Balance

Organized by Alexander Campos, Executive Director

Gilman is an artist who uses text, in English and Spanish, as a vehicle for consolidating thoughts and directing a line of inquiry. Her work explores the ways we communicate, what we keep private, and how we try to control events in our daily lives. She will present a site-specific installation: a series of a multi-panel, interactive drawings – that reads like a book on a wall – along with related prints and an artist book. This project began as a reaction to a 1918 scientific journal and evolved into an exploration of her mother’s progressive memory loss.

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