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KIKI SMITH

Internationally-recognized, German-born, New York based artist Kiki Smith, is widely acknowledged for her early 1980s sculptural expressions of the female body. Often shown as anatomical fragments - which were powerfully conveyed via objects and drawings based on human organs, cellular forms and the nervous system – Smith’s overall sense of the fragility of life and a heightened …

KIKI SMITH

Internationally-recognized, German-born, New York based artist Kiki Smith, is widely acknowledged for her early 1980s sculptural expressions of the female body. Often shown as anatomical fragments - which were powerfully conveyed via objects and drawings based on human organs, cellular forms and the nervous system – Smith’s overall sense of the fragility of life and a heightened awareness of mortality reflected the cultural mood of the time. Staying true yet evolving, the recurrent subject matter in Smith’s work has been the body as a receptacle for knowledge, belief, and …

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1740 Wazee Street
Denver, CO, US
Monday, Sunday, Closed
Tuesday–Friday, 11am–6pm
Saturday, 12pm–5pm