Walls and Webs
(Narrows Gallery)

March 17, 2010 - April 17, 2010
Reception: March 28, 2010 at 1269784800
Catherine Carter and Jeanne Williamson

Two Massachusetts artists present an exhibition that demonstrates the potential of structure-based freedom. Catherine Carter’s web-like networks, extruded as fluid paint through squeeze-bottles and rooted in the configurations of hand-writing, imply energetic movement and impressionistic forms. Jeanne Williamson’s grid-based compositions derive from architectural elements ‘ both in spirit, as the artist is inspired by views of building facades under construction, and literally, as she uses lengths of orange construction fencing as a template to print through. Together, their work goes beyond its organized framework with twisting lines, bouncing shapes and glowing colors.
Image above:
Left: Catherine Carter, ‘Wave 3,’ acrylic on paper, 30′ x 22′, 2009.
Right: Jeanne Williamson, ‘Orange Construction Fence Series #70,’ mixed media on fabric, 43′ x 33.5′, 2009.

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