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Kay Rosen: lifeli[k]e

MOCA/Otis Gallery

November 15, 1998 – February 14, 1999

Various Strata, 1986/96

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

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

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

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

Untitled Grid, 1990

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

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

The Forest for the Trees, 1990

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

Hyde Park, Chicago, Illinois II, 1980

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

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

Six, 1988 Sign paint on canvas and frame

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

Phantom Limb, 1993/96

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

Odd/Even, 1990 Sign paint on canvas

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

The Mexican Revolution, 1986

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

John Wilkes Booth, 1987

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

Hi, 1997/98 Exterior wall painting

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

Go On, Goon, 1987

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

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

9/10, 1993/94

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