FEATURED ARTIST: Erik Wysocan is a New York based artist working across sculpture, painting, installation, and publishing. His experimental practice demonstrates an interest in the visual and material factors on which value production is dependent. Wysocan’s work has previously been exhibited as part of SculptureCenter’s In Practice project series, and this past February, his collaboration with Dexter Sinister was included in White Petals Surround Your Yellow Heart at the ICA Philadelphia.
Erik Wysocan, (Antique Fakes and Reproductions, Enlarged and Revised), 2012. Six found reproductions of the bust of Louise Brongniart produced by six different manufacturers: plastic, MDF, and polarizing film. 58 x 16 x 16 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen.