Transparent: Opening Reception


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Peter Alexander

Peter Alexander is an American artist of the Light and Space movement, known for his resin sculpture, LAX paintings, and his L.A. Riots series. Born in Los Angeles in 1939, Alexander came out of the...

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Subhankar Banerjee

Subhankar Banerjee was born in Berhampore, India in 1967. He spent his childhood there and received his bachelor’s degree in engineering. In 1990 he moved to the United States to pursue graduate...

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Uta Barth

Uta Barth is a photographer whose reductive and quiet images capture moments of observation of ordinary scenes. Like a glance frozen in time, Barth’s photographs hold the viewer’s gaze on what would...

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Thomas Joshua Cooper

“There are no birds, bugs or animals on the Polar Ice Shelf. Nothing you can see. Just the wind and the sound of ice cracking.”—Thomas Joshua Cooper Thomas Joshua Cooper has spent the last 20-plus...

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Gloria Graham

Gloria Graham is a New Mexico-based artist whose work is inspired by science, patterns of nature, time and social justice issues. Her many series include the drawings Molecules on Paper; the Gandhi...

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Morris Louis

Morris Louis was born in Baltimore in 1912 and graduated from the Maryland Institute of Fine Arts in 1932. But it was not until his Veil paintings were exhibited in 1959 that he received the acclaim...

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Robert Moskowitz

“In anything I do, I don’t want the viewer involved with how it was done. The curiosity about how it was made can come later. I just want the work to be another thing in the room which is discovered...

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Fred Sandback

Delicate lines are seen in the work of Fred Sandback (1943–2003), whose minimalist sculptures outline planes and volumes in space by simply dissecting rooms with colored yarn. With discreetly affixed...

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Kate Shepherd

Kate Shepherd was born in New York City in 1961. She graduated from Oberlin College in 1989, after intermittent studies at Atelier Lucio Loubet, in Paris. In 1992 she received her M.F.A. from the...

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Iain Stewart

Iain Stewart is a Scottish photographer whose color landscape and seascape images adhere to a minimalist aesthetic. Ken Johnston of The New York Times wrote of Stewart’s work “... Minimalist...

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James Turrell

James Turrell is an American artist mainly concerned with spatial and natural effects. He was born in Los Angeles in 1943, and only later in graduate school did he pursue art, receiving an MFA from...

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