Kay Rosen: lifeli[k]e

MOCA/Otis Gallery

November 15, 1998 – February 14, 1999

Various Strata, 1986/96
Wall painting
101h x 99w in

Oh, Eau, 1989/1998
Silkscreened text on wall in two panels, 43h x 45.75w in each
Installation view, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (1998)

No Noose Is Good Noose, 1983/1998
8 painted plexiglass and masonite panels
Overall dimensions 62h x 168w x 26d in
Installation view, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles (1998)

You Lie Through Your Teeth, 1990
Sign paint on canvas
7.75h x 19w in

Untitled Grid, 1990
Sign paint and gouache on paper in sixteen parts
20h x 30w in (each); 84h x 124w in (overall)

Tidbit, 1991
Sign paint on canvas
7.5h x 18w in

The Forest for the Trees, 1990
Wall painting
Installation view (1990)

Hyde Park, Chicago, Illinois II, 1980
Photograph, ink, and china marker on paper in two panels
20h x 24w in (each)
 

Stairwalking: Directions/Rythms, 1980
Pen, ink, and photographs on paper
20h x 24w in

Six, 1988
Sign paint on canvas and frame
14.25h x 17.5w in

Phantom Limb, 1993/96
Wall painting
180h x 261w in

Odd/Even, 1990
Sign paint on canvas
15.5h x 29w in

The Mexican Revolution, 1986
Sign paint on photocopy
24h x 37.5w in

John Wilkes Booth, 1987
Sign paint on canvas
20h x 20w in

Hi, 1997/98
Exterior wall painting
Geffen Contemporary, Los Angeles (1998)

Go On, Goon, 1987
Sign paint on canvas in four panels
10h x 10w x 2d in (each)

1984 Grid, 1984
Poster sign paint on museum board
Overall dimensions 68h x 44w in

9/10, 1993/94
Installation view, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (1998)

Press Release

Kay Rosen: Lifeli[k]e
25-year survey exhibition
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles
November 15, 1998 – February 14, 1999

Organized by Cornelia H. Butler and Terry H. Myers