“What is a drawing but a trace left on an empty field? It is always an interruption, an intervention in space, or the result of an effort. Action, reaction.”
Read "The Library for Non-Amnesiacs: A possible Reading of Matthew Barney’s Drawings" by Thyrza Nichols Goodeve (AP Faculty) in the current edition of The Brooklyn Rail.
Image: Matthew Barney, “Ise Shrine,” 2006