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To Bend/To Fold - Large Charcoal Drawings

Break, 2018, charcoal, graphite and colored pencil, 45 x 58 in. (photo: Greg Staley)

 

To Bend/To Fold

In these large drawings, linear structures (drawn in graphite) sit against a matte, charcoal ground, reflecting light or disappearing into shadow, depending on the viewer's vantage point. These works grow out of an earlier series of smaller charcoal drawings.