Reality and Artifice Collide at Gowanus Open Studios
Collage was the process of choice at this year’s open studios, mashing up decades, styles, processes, and technologies across works.
by Alissa Guzman
October 23, 2018
"Building on this often messy and sometimes disjointed aesthetic were the crisp, almost painterly abstractions of Tegan Brozyna Roberts. Created with thread and paper cutouts and layered together like makeshift weavings, Roberts’s “Traverse Series” references futuristic and re-imagined world maps, optimistic in their color and clusters. At a time when lines seem to be constantly shifting — from rights to borders — these quiet pieces share a timely sensibility."