Sarah EntwistleYou allowed the object of your love to become abstracted.
And as one gets older the arteries harden.
I thought I should let you know.31.03. - 07.05.2022
Signs and Symbols Gallery, NY
Sarah Entwistle, *1979 in London, UK,
lives and works in Berlin
Entwistle presents an installation of ceramics, textiles, and 35mm slide projections. The assembled works hold formal, chromatic, and material lineage with the paper, card, celluloid, transfer sheets, etc. of the artist’s continued site of inquiry — her late grandfather’s accumulated effects, largely dated to his final decade in New York.*
The act of cutting, incision, and excision, with scalpel, with ripping, with tape, with pen, runs through this source material and is further taken up by the artist as a strategy for deconstructing and renewing the plastic material itself and therein the biographical and gendered structures embedded within it. This ongoing metabolizing of the inherited matter by Entwistle continues to inform the emergence and articulation of her own visual and biographical schema.Read more