Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Margaret Honda (July 11)













Margaret Honda                  
5th Footnote     

Clockwise from entry:

red sphere
aluminum rice cooker pot
Margaret Honda, Spectrum Reverse Spectrum, 2014 [70 mm film, 21 minutes, color, silent, aspect ratio 1:2.2]
metal case
fabric scraps

brushes
protractor-French curve-triangles-ruler-circle gauges
thermometer

Margaret Honda, Plasticine Sculpture, 2014 [clay, Color-aid paper]
wool felt hat
lawn mower basket

ceramic bookends
ceramic frogs
compost

Margaret Honda, painting, 1977 [oil on canvas]
rolling pin
Ruth Honda, drawing, 1937 [colored pencil on fabric]

Masami Honda, ottoman, 1980’s to 1990’s [wood, naugahyde]
braces
Jack Brogan, templates, 1994 [plywood]

Margaret Honda, Brown Puppy IV, 2007-2014 [polyester/cotton, silk, wool]
Ruth Honda, jacket, late 1940’s [wool]
Ruth Honda, Brown Puppy II, 1962 [cotton, polyester, plastic]

Ruth Honda, Brown Puppy III, 1964 [cotton, polyester, plastic]


5th Footnote is an exhibition of some of my current and long-standing material references. The PØST Kamikaze two-hour exhibition format is ideal for my short, one-off Footnotes series. Previous Footnotes focused on literary sources. Here, I will present only objects. 


Blueprint for new Howard Greer showroom and workshop printed on silk crepe de chine (fragment), circa 1949