KATE KERN  Visual Artist

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Seventieth Connection: In the blue of evening


Made from parts generated (circa 2005) and put aside as my process led elsewhere, this untitled piece now joins several others like it on my studio wall. All were included in my recent site specific installation Second Sight Canopy, among other things a riff on the idea and fact of a personal archive. The 4 arms or spokes feature a text made of song titles that name a place, each phrase begins with “in…” or “in the…” Here the phrase in the blue of evening is not quite completely visible. This transparent turquoise blue continues to be an important part of my vocabulary, evoking qualities of memory, distance, the sky/heaven, and water.

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