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The galley is pleased to announce Dry Bones Can Harm No Man, in which photographs of carefully constructed tableaus incorporate highly personal as well as found objects, suggest order and disorder, and contain absolute meaning and no meaning at the same time. The richly patterned backdrops both hide and reveal domestic objects such as family photos, kitchen utensils, bars of hotel soap, a …

The galley is pleased to announce Dry Bones Can Harm No Man, in which photographs of carefully constructed tableaus incorporate highly personal as well as found objects, suggest order and disorder, and contain absolute meaning and no meaning at the same time. The richly patterned backdrops both hide and reveal domestic objects such as family photos, kitchen utensils, bars of hotel soap, a collection of Americana novels, and antique toys, all existing in a non-hierarchical space. Rather than directly addressing nostalgia or domesticity, the photographs bring to mind impending concerns about …

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237 Eldridge Street
New York, NY, US