Jan 15, 2007

O Joy! (Part 2) [LINK]

R.C. Baker of the Village Voice reviews the "Post-Inaugural Exhibition" showing at New York's Daneyal Mahmood Gallery through February 3:

Pools of blood, decapitations, preserved carcasses -- curated with mordant wit, this group exhibit is perfect for curing those post-holiday blues. A photograph of a nude man wearing a bull's head, taken in a slaughterhouse, recalls Picasso's randy minotaurs while visually hooking up with a nearby mutant animal sculpted from shredded tires. Closets heaped with amputated elephants' feet and drawers of stuffed birds...

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