This year, Etherton Gallery collaborates with the French gallery Baudoin Lebon on a solo exhibition,“Icons/Icônes”, in honor of the 80th birthday of photographer Joel-Peter Witkin. Using an exquisite mix of models, elaborate backdrops, props, wit and wisdom, photographer Joel-Peter Witkin (b. 1939) mines art history, sexuality, mythology, and the contemporary climate before he claws, collages, and manually manipulates his way to a final print that brings us to what he calls the two great mysteries of the world: God and Beauty. Drawn from the inventories of both Etherton Gallery and Galerie Baudoin Lebon, and the artist’s personal archive, this will...
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