Dan Deacon. Pitchfork Festival, Chicago, 2007
Visiting the Rev. Howard Finster at his Paradise Gardens, outside Summerville, Ga.
Photo by K. Gross, 1984.
Channel Islands, California
Wakulla Springs, Florida
Young marble giants greeted the sailor from Cape Sounion as he entered the home stretch to Athens. Two basic institutions of Greek art -- tensed vitality and geometric structuring -- are as yet disunited: the sculptor partly carves, partly maps and abstract concept of human form onto the rectangular block.