press release

Sincere, cynical, and humorous in equal measure, Occupational Therapy engages the complexities and challenges of being an artist. The exhibition encompasses a wide range of media and features work by 20 renowned artists: John Baldessari, Martin Brief, Tammy Rae Carland, Rochelle Feinstein, Karl Holmqvist, Christian Jankowski, Martin Kippenberger, Yayoi Kusama, Maria Lassnig, Lee Lozano, Bruce Nauman, Carl Pope, William Powhida, Pedro Reyes, Deb Sokolow, Buzz Spector, Frances Stark, William Wegman, and Andrew Norman Wilson and Nick Bastis. Whether aspiring to wellness or imparting words of wisdom, the artists in Occupational Therapy crystallize art therapy's directive to sublimate one's afflictions through the act of making art.