Alison Saar
Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Installation photography, Alison Saar: Topsy Turvy
Alison Saar<br>
Topsy and the Golden Fleece, 2017<br>
wood, tar, steel, ceiling tin, wire, acrylic paint and gold leaf<br>
35 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (90.2 x 29.2 x 21.6 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Wrath of Topsy, 2018<br>
wood, ceiling tin, wire, bronze and tar<br>
36 x 33 x 27 in. (91.4 x 83.8 x 68.6 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Topsy and the Golden Fleece (study), 2017<br>
acrylics on indigo dyed seed sacks, vintage linens and denim<br>
72 x 36 in. (182.9 x 91.4 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Bitter Crop, 2018<br>
wood, steel, bronze, acrylic and tar<br>
18 x 28 x 8 in. (45.7 x 71.1 x 20.3 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
White Guise (Study), 2017<br>
acrylics and charcoal on found linen<br>
72 x 36 in. (182.9 x 91.4 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
High Cotton (study), 2017<br>
Painting on found fabric (acrylics on indigo dyed seed sacks, vintage linens and denim)<br>
84 x 102 in. (213.4 x 259.1 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Rice (sickle), 2018<br>
wood, copper, ceiling tin, bronze, tar and vintage found tools<br>
64 x 30 x 25 in. (162.6 x 76.2 x 63.5 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Cotton (bale hook), 2018<br>
wood, copper, ceiling tin, bronze, tar and vintage found tools<br>
56 x 23 x 40 in. (142.2 x 58.4 x 101.6 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Indigo (hoe), 2018<br>
wood, copper, ceiling tin, bronze, tar and vintage found tools<br>
57 x 40 x 23 in. (144.8 x 101.6 x 58.4 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Sugar cane (machete), 2018<br>
wood, copper, ceiling tin, bronze, tar and vintage found tools<br>
61 x 27 x 27 in. (154.9 x 68.6 x 68.6 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Tobacco (tobacco knife), 2018<br>
wood, copper, ceiling tin, bronze, tar and vintage found tools<br>
69 x 20 x 19 in. (175.3 x 50.8 x 48.3 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Wrath of Topsy (study), 2018<br>
acrylics on indigo dyed seed sacks and vintage linens<br>
46 x 42 in. (116.8 x 106.7 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Jubilee, 2018<br>
wood, ceiling tin, wire, steel, acrylic and tar<br>
31 x 9 x 7 in. (78.7 x 22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Jubilee (study), 2018<br>
acrylics on dyed seed sacks, vintage lines and denim<br>
66 x 29 in. (167.6 x 73.7 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
Bitter Crop (study), 2018<br>
charcoal and acrylic on found trunk drawer<br>
20 1/2 x 28 x 5 in. (52.1 x 71.1 x 12.7 cm)
Alison Saar<br>
White Guise, 2018<br>
wood, copper, ceiling tin, bronze and tar<br>
91 x 40 x 30 in. (231.1 x 101.6 x 76.2 cm)
28 Mar 2018 - 12 May 2018

Reception for the artist: Wednesday, 28 Mar, 6-8pm

artist profile

press release


Event

Alison Saar: Angry Songs for Angry Times
Tuesday, 1 May 2018, 7pm

Join us for a "May Day" listening party of angry songs for angry times with Alison Saar. Coordinated in conjunction with her current exhibition "Topsy Turvy," the artist will share songs from her playlist that summon the collected rage and frustration for our current times.

Event is free, but reservations are required.
RSVP: rsvp@lalouver.com or (310) 822-4955


Selected articles

Ollman, Leah. "Alison Saar turns things 'Topsy Turvy' at L.A. Louver," Los Angeles Times, 9 Apr 2018.
latimes.com

Messerli, Doug. "Bitter Earth" (on Alison Saar's show Topsy Turvy at L.A. Louver), ART Lá-bas, 19 March 2018.
artla-bas.blogspot.com




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