Twisted and overlapping tendrils cascade through Laura Sharp Wilson’s paintings like a jungle of vegetation and bright plastics. Overall, the painted forms resemble plants, however Wilson revels in intentional ambiguity, where the content of her paintings balances between being identifiable objects, abstracted botanics, and non-representational forms. These knotted […]
Christopher Lynn is an artist, writer, curator, and educator who is currently an associate professor of of historical, critical and cultural studies in art and design at Brigham Young University. Previously he was the executive director of SPACES in Cleveland, OH and the director of the Gallery of Contemporary Art at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. He is also a founding member of Common Field.
Attempts to gentrify south Provo have been quietly underway for decades. The area around 500 South just west of University Avenue is one of the few industrial areas from the early 20th century in Provo, and developers have recently started to capitalize on the industrial aesthetic fetish, turning […]