Jake Beckman, installation view of “Embodied,” 2009, at the Sculpture Center, Cleveland.

Jake Beckman


The Sculpture Center

The limbs and organs of buildings—corridors, bedrooms, offices—reflect the modeling of our bodies. Cracking plaster and arthritic beams age and ache, mirroring our own debilities. Jake Beckman, who has worked as a researcher in a genetics lab and as a construction assistant, investigates…see the full review in January/February’s magazine.