A Telling Instinct: John James Audubon & Contemporary Art
On view through May 4, 2020
Asheville Art Museum
Asheville, North Carolina
“A Telling Instinct: John James Audubon & Contemporary Art” highlights the works of John James Audubon juxtaposed with the work of 21st-century artists who continue his tradition of animal allegories and metaphors. The exhibition includes prints by John James Audubon, from the private collection of Bill & Peg Steiner, and recent works in diverse media by Minnie Adkins, Bo Bartlett, William Beckman, Beth Cavener, Walton Ford, Laurie Hogin, Evan Kafka, Pamela Earnshaw Kelly, Adonna Khare, Anne Lemanski, Kate MacDowell, Mark Messersmith, William Morris, Joel Sartore, Tom Uttech, and William Wegman.
Adonna Khare, Pool Party, 2015, carbon pencil on paper, 72 × 240 inches. Collection of the Artist. © Adonna Khare. Photo credit: Phil Hatten.