Bruises and Other ‘Tales of the Tell-Tale Heart (Part II)’

06.24.10 Marina Galperina

Nan Goldin, Heart-shaped Bruise, NYC, 1980, Cibachrome

With a wide curatorial grasp on artistic obsessives from Maya Deren to Shirin Neshat to Dash Snow, the James Cohan Gallery’s group show “The Tell-Tale Heart (Part 2)” explores the “dissolute scenarios” of emotional turmoil as fed through the lens. Because without Nan Goldin’s camera that Heart-shaped Bruise wouldn’t be quite as aesthetic. Preview some works below.

“The Tell-Tale Heart (Part 2),” Group Show, Jun 24 – Aug 13, James Cohan Gallery, NYC