In this photograph, the sculptures are enjoying a nice day in a grove of trees: some are resting on the ground and others have been strung up in hammocks. http://s.si.edu/29WnEHF
Read more about Takaezu's process in her 2003 oral history interview, http://s.si.edu/2abRKMg
This quote is from a letter from Nancy Spero to Lippard, 1976 February. View it at http://s.si.edu/2blXml4 #LetterstoLucy #WomensEqualityDay
Image credit: Robert Motherwell, circa 1945 / unidentified photographer. Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers, circa 1905-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Bay Area artist Jay DeFeo often exchanged assemblage artworks with her close circle of friends, including Wallace Berman, Jess, Bruce Conner, George Herms, and her spouse Wally Hedrick. In this cryptic note to Berman, DeFeo is likely referencing her monumental artwork 'The Rose' (1958-66) as well as Conner's film about the artwork, 'The White Rose' (1966) http://s.si.edu/2a4fBto #MailArtMonday
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