THE FOLD IN CONTEMPORARY ABSTRACT PAINTING: AN OPPORTUNITY TO RECONSIDER HOW WE TALK ABOUT PAINTING
While reading Deleuze’s “The Fold,” an essay which uses vivid metaphorical language to describe a new take on a Baroque philosophical concept, during research on Roland Flexner, Tyler Emerson-Dorsch experienced a euphoric period of inspiration. She re-presents that experience in a lecture.
Image: Elisabeth Condon. Hang onto Yourself (detail), 2012. Mixed media on linen. 54 x 65 inches. Image courtesy Emerson Dorsch.