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artist alert!!

my good buddy, robin, associate director of art st. louis, an organization near and dear to my heart, sent me a card the other day. robin's cards are something to behold, so much so, that i've dedicated nearly an entire wall of my studio to them...

but, yesterday i got this...

i gasped.......and then i gasped again. this is the work of sarah frost. my first thought was.....louise nevelson is born again and she is on CRACK.

i'm sorry i can't provide a website, because, sadly sarah doesn't have one (YET)....but, she should.


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May. 26th, 2007 01:30 am (UTC)
I could look at that image for HOURS. We should blow it up and make it a poster.
May. 26th, 2007 02:00 am (UTC)
yeah....let's. patent pending, of course.

...and i'm still trying to count how many laundry baskets are in there.....total brain candy, it is!
May. 26th, 2007 02:12 am (UTC)
I love it!
May. 26th, 2007 03:01 am (UTC)
a bitch to dust.....but, i'd rather do that than toilets! ;D
May. 26th, 2007 05:12 am (UTC)
i want to touch it.
May. 26th, 2007 06:15 am (UTC)
Re: ASL!!!
and wouldn't ya know it....
she just showed at mad art....your old stomping grounds!!!!!

May. 26th, 2007 12:51 pm (UTC)
May. 26th, 2007 01:27 pm (UTC)
what a delicious concoction!!!
May. 26th, 2007 08:25 pm (UTC)
for some reason i find that incredibily ...cute. And I can't make out if it's all stuck to a wall and just photographed or if the photographer hang on the cealing and took the picture. Cute though! Like that one German artist that had rooms full of white geomatric shapes and other stuff. Merzbau or something?
May. 26th, 2007 08:39 pm (UTC)
it looks like the artist assembled these objects against a wall, although it COULD be free standing, i'm not sure. all i know is, it sure captured my attention and i can't stop looking at it. ;D
May. 26th, 2007 08:42 pm (UTC)
yeah so true! Have you seen merzbau? Here: http://www.literaturatlas.de/~lb2/images/merzbau.jpg that's what it reminded me of. Kurt Zwitters made that i believe.
May. 26th, 2007 09:57 pm (UTC)
oh, this is yummy! thanks for the link..
May. 26th, 2007 09:31 pm (UTC)
"louise nevelson is born again and she is on CRACK"

Well now that's an apt description, I love it! I hope Sarah gets a website, I would like to see more.
May. 26th, 2007 10:04 pm (UTC)
i can't wait to see more of her stuff...i can only imagine what it must be like in person! and if she gets a site, i'll be sure to spread the word..
May. 30th, 2007 12:56 pm (UTC)
Frost-ing on the cake
darlin' b,
next time I see sweet Sarah, I'll ask what her plans are for a website & find out if she shot digis of her grad show @Mad Art (that's what the postcard was promoting). She actually gave us a large version of that fabbytrash image for this year's Grape Arts, so I know she can make another. I will do my best to secure one for you. In fact, I'm going to write her right now.
much love, R in STL
May. 30th, 2007 05:13 pm (UTC)
Re: Frost-ing on the cake
AHHHHHHH!!!!!! you are the cherry on TOP of the frost-ing!!!!! sweet robin, thank you SOOOOO much..

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