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Photo: Elizabeth Mann

SO GOOD IT COULD HAVE BEEN

2012

Artist DAFT KUNTZ, Collaboration between Victoria Haven and Dawn Cerny

Artist Victoria Haven

American, born 1964

Artist Dawn Cerny

American, American, born 1979

This comment by a male colleague prompted the artists to frame the remark without commentary of their own: Should we interpret it as an underhanded compliment or a reminder that artistic and intellectual achievement is still measured by male accomplishments?


Silkscreen on paper, 33 1/2 × 26in. (85.1 × 66cm), Gift of Matthew Offenbacher and Jennifer Nemhauser with funds from the 2013 Neddy Award in Painting, 2015.2.1, © Victoria Haven and Dawn Cerny

Provenance: The artists; [Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle]; purchased from gallery by Matthew Offenbacher, Seattle, March 2015

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