Mike Kelley: Memory Ware

Mike Kelley: Memory Ware

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Jablonka Galerie, 2002, 83pp 

“…Published on the occasion of Kelley’s exhibition of the same name in 2001… the Memory Ware series is a diverse group of mixed-media paintings and sculptures exemplifying the thematic engagement with memory that informed the second half of the artist's career… Kelley borrowed the phrase “memory ware” from a type of North American folk art in which the surfaces of common household objects – bottles, vases, lamps, and so on – are completely covered with small, decorative keepsakes and personal items…"