In Nathalie Du Pasquier’s New Solo Show, Everyday Objects Become Monuments

DU_PASQUIER_inst_2017_v21.jpg


Originally published on Metropolismag.com

The Memphis alum’s still lifes and maquettes are reminiscent of the erstwhile collective’s works, only more muted and shorn of the eccentricities.

 

The open arms of a triptych, framed by a long white corridor, welcome visitors to From time to time, the latest show at the Pace Gallery’s London outpost. The piece is a multifaceted, a combination of simple blocky graphics and rectilinear elements in relief on warm grey wood. Although predominantly flat and abstract, the centre panel has a spatial quality defined by monochromatic forms positioned in neat geometric order, like a Luis Barragán courtyard. Muted yet intriguing, it is a warm welcome to the artistic vision of Nathalie Du Pasquier

 

http://www.metropolismag.com/ideas/arts-culture/nathalie-du-pasquier-solo-show-everyday-objects-monuments/

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s