Joel Morrison

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Circus at Gagosian Gallery - Beverly Hills   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Joel Morrison at Gagosian Gallery Beverly Hills June 14th, 2008 - July 17th, 2008
Posted 6/22/08
Joel Morrison’s sculptures at Gagosian Gallery slip elegantly between categories of art. They are not typical abstract works, as they are entombments of everyday objects, but they certainly do not look like assemblage, usually marked by old scratched car parts and rusted objects welded together. Instead Morrison’s show is graceful, grim and humorous. Morrison entombs everyday objects in stainless steel and fiberglass creating odd, bulging shapes. The interior objects are then burned out, but... [more]