Steven Thurston: Lost in Translation – Deception and Desire
DateNov 18, 2022 - Jan 15, 2023
VenueWeston Art Gallery
Mu Sinclaire and the Sinclaire Family Foundation
Fascinated by history and the alchemy of porcelain, Thurston (Columbus, OH) explores notions of authenticity and the compelling arena of translation. Through an ongoing series of iconic porcelain busts depicting the founding fathers of the United States, he examines translational misunderstanding and conflicting mythologies surrounding the subjects.
(Shelf L-R) Ben with Dodecahedron, George with Icosahedron, Abraham and Thomas, 2022, (pedestal) George, 2022