Articles of ‘Kim Power’

The Laws of Motion. In-Studio Interview with Alex Kanevsky

The Laws of Motion. In-Studio Interview with Alex Kanevsky

By Kim Power
An apple thrown in the air will fall downwards, obeying the laws of gravity. Its velocity will remain constant unless an outside force acts upon it. We rely on predictable laws of motion to navigate our daily world. However, in art, and more specifically in painting, these laws may be suspended, [...]



Jacob Hashimoto: The First Known Map of the Moon

Jacob Hashimoto: The First Known Map of the Moon

Mary Boone Gallery - New York
By Kim Power
Jacob Hashimoto found his niche early on in his artistic career. Hashimoto got his first big break with his massive solo installation Infinite Expanse of Sky (10,000 Kites) (1998), at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, Illinois, just two years after his graduation from the [...]



Agnes Martin

Agnes Martin

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum - New York

Decoding Agnes Martin
By Kim Power
Diogenes of Sinope (c. 412 - 323 B.C.) was fabled to have carried around a lantern in daylight. When questioned as to this practice, he replied he was looking for “an (honest) man.” Canadian born, American abstractionist, Agnes Martin (1992 [...]