These two drawings are the beginnings of an investigation in to the historical trajectory of drawing instruction, from Renaissance anatomical manuals, to Victorian-era handbooks (like the John Ruskin
and William Walker
texts reproduced in the drawings).
in Art Papers by John Priestly.Essay
in the Art=Text=Art
catalogue by Ingrid Langston.
Project exhibition history:Art=Text=Art: Works by Contemporary Artists: Selections from the Sally and Wynn Kramarsky Collection
Originated at the University of Richmond Museums from August 17-October 16, 2011 and currently traveling. Other venues include:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
September 4, 2012-January 6, 2013
Hafnarborg: The Hafnarfjordur Centre of Culture and Fine Art, Iceland
May 18-June 23, 2013Looking Back
Mireille Mosler, Ltd., New York
June 12-July 26, 2008