blackbird online journal spring 2002 vol.1 no. 1


JOHN NEWMAN | The Genie of the Station


Homespun (with travel notes)
, 1999
Wicker, patinated bronze, sisal, wood, foam, papier mâché,
acqua resin, and ink on paper collage. Collection of Mary H. White.

Newman used an earlier piece, Homespun (with travel notes), as a conceptual point of departure, translating its component parts into monumental forms fabricated in aluminum. --Ashley Kistler


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