• Intimate Spaces

    8 days ago - By Aesthetica

    Deana Lawson's photography invites us into spaces that are both intimate and majestic. Her images convey nuanced social dynamics whilst alluding - with daring and skill - to the codes and symbols of historical portraiture and religious iconography. Her latest exhibition, Centropy , at the Guggenheim in New York, follows her receipt of the Hugo Boss Prize last year. The accolade has been offered to 13 contemporary artists since its inception in 1996, including Matthew Barney and Tacita Dean.
    Lawson is an inhabitant of Brooklyn and was raised in New York. Her images are, at one level...
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