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Heather Layton: Preparing To Lose


Published in 2010
Curated by John Massier



Artists associated with this publication:
Heather Layton


Some events connected to this publication:
March 6, 2010 - Heather Layton Preparing To Lose



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Laylah Ali's work explores power dynamics and interpersonal conflict through compositions that position culturally, racially and sexually ambiguous figures in precarious, loaded, and unexpectedly humorous situations. Ali uses concise—even minimal—imagery that is specific in rendering and intent. While there are narratives in Ali's work, they are stories whose open spaces often give them the atmosphere of fables.