Two Sculptures by Christina Thomas

BOMB 7 Fall 1983
007 Fall 1983
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Left: Christina Thomas, Enza, 1983, painted Plastercoat, 46.08 × 11.81 × 11.81 inches. Right: Christina Thomas, Solara, 1983, painted Plastercoat, 47.25 × 17.33 × 17.33 inches. Photos by Borowiak. Courtesy of Galerie Rolfe Ricke.

Tectonical Turn

Christina Thomas’s sculptures have neither object-character nor a figurative meaning. They seem to be self-confident space-beings or introverted castle-towers, that could stand in a rough mythic landscape, they could also face the architecture of Luis Barragan, or, thinking to 1984, personify weird-looking observation posts.

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BOMB 7, Fall 1983

Daniel Schmid by Gary Indiana, Robin Winters, Lizzie Borden, Jorg Immendorf, Harry Kipper & Roger Herman, art by Carl Apfelschnitt, Kiki Smith, and more.

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007 Fall 1983