Judy Moonelis

New York

John Elder Gallery

Judy Moonelis, Magnetic Touch (detail),1998. Mixed media. 84 x 9x9in.overall.

The whole is greater than the sum of the parts, so the old saying goes. But sometimes the parts can convey the whole. The Nike of Samothrace does not need another appendage to convey her power. Portraits are supposed to record the sitter but the artist also adds his/her own personality. We learn as much about Picasso… See the print version of Sculpture Magazine for the full review.