• Wangechi Mutu's Sculptures in Bronze Populate Storm King Art Center with Mythical Beings

    3 days ago - By Colossal

    “In Two Canoe” (2022). All images courtesy of the artist and Gladstone Gallery, by David Regen, shared with permission
    Storm King Art Center is situated on the ancestral homelands of the Lenape, a reference point that Kenyan-American artist Wangechi Mutu returns to for a new exhibition at the outdoor museum in Hudson Valley. Comprised of her signature sculptures of immense hybrid figures, the largely bronze body of work addresses settler-colonialism and the inextricable tie between people and the land.
    Perpetually evoking nature and mythology to address historical issues of contemporary...
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