Report from the Front

Art criticism, sometimes with context, occasional politics. Published in hard copy 5-7 times a year. New shows: "events;" hard-copy rates & how to support the online edition: "works."

"EXQUISITE POOP"

March 30, 2012

Tags: Alexis Duque

Alexis Duque, "Infamous City" 2010. Acrylic on canvas, 15 x 20 in.
Normally, I’m not wild about illustration, but one current exhibition deals with it entertainingly. The show is “Exquisite Poop: Blind Reproduction: A surrealist art and writing game,” at a gathering of the tribes (through April 29). Despite its seemingly scatological title, it’s a most stimulating exhibition, organized by (more…)