TERENCE HANNUM

Review of Jan Razauskas’ "Carbon Drawings" and my 2015 Top Ten

Posted on January 31, 2016

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"The potential for carbon paper as a formal and metaphorical device is massive. It comes as quite a shock that very few artists have put it to use. I am reminded primarily of the work of Dorothea Rockburne and how she would fold and collage geometric forms with carbon paper. Occasionally a line would be drawn through the carbon paper transferring a line but more importantly that they would age and fade, they would go from black to purple. Time became a drawing element. There are certainly other artists like Latifa Echakhch with her installations using walls of carbon paper, Anna Gray and Ryan Wilson Paulsen with entire books bound with carbon paper, or mail artist Clemente Padin, but carbon is not by any means a popular fine art medium." HERE

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My top shows of 2015 in Baltimore: HERE

2014 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize Semifinalists

Posted on July 15, 2014

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Thursday, July 17-Sunday, August 3
Fox Building: Decker and Meyerhoff galleries, 1303 W. Mount Royal Ave.
Reception: Thursday, July 17, 6-9 p.m.
Semifinalists' work from the ninth annual Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize is exhibited at MICA during Artscape weekend, July 18-20, and continues through late summer.

I have five pieces in this exhibition.