Scott Covert, "The Dead Supreme"

Courtesy of Edelman Arts
Scott Covert, "Black Jazz on Grey #2"
Edelman Arts, Lenox Hill Friday August 17 2012 10:00 - 18:00

Frottage—no, not as in dry-humping, but rather as in the Surrealist technique—is given a celebrated obsessed update in these works created between 1996 and 2012, which feature rubbings taken from the headstones of famous and infamous figures planted in cemeteries throughout Europe and the United States.

Venue name: Edelman Arts
Address: 136 E 74th St
New York City
Cross street: between Park and Lexington Aves
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