Slithering Toward Us: “Drawing Surrealism” at the Morgan

Hyperallergic
Mar 4, 2013 5:35PM

How much more powerful to say “drawing surrealism” than something like “surrealist drawings.” It gets the action into the art, which is, often, exactly where it is. Unweighted by color, untrammeled by, oh you know, something like the history of painting and how the surrealists (in whatever grouping you choose to deal or not deal with them) dealt with that history. Very often, not at all.

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