Janet Biggs


Solomon Projects

Janet Biggs, BuSpar (detail), 1999. Three-channel video installation.

As she continues her work with women and horses, New York-based artist Janet Biggs presents
BuSpar, a trio of beautiful and unsettling images that place the viewer inside an emotional and psychological paradox. The three larger-than-life projections enveloping Solomon Projects have a sedative effect that belies the dis-ease they represent. “BuSpar,” the name of a prescription anxiety pill given to both humans and horses, is the subject. The viewer becomes the apprehensive object… See the print version of Sculpture Magazine for the full review.

Girls and Horses, 1996. Video projections and monitors, installation view.