Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.
Today’s show: “Thornton Dial: Mr. Dial’s America” is on view at David Lewis in New York through Sunday, March 18. The solo exhibition presents work from throughout the late artist’s career.
Thornton Dial, Art and Nature, 2011, ceramic vases, wood, paint cans, tin, metal, and enamel on canvas on wood.
COURTESY DAVID LEWIS, NEW YORK
Thornton Dial, The Color of Money: The Jungle of Justice, 1996, fabric, shoe, gloves, jigsaw puzzle pieces, artificial flowers and plants, dolls, stuffed animals, rope carpet, toys, cotton, found metal, other found materials, oil, enamel, spray paint, industrial sealing compound, on canvas mounted on wood.