Friday, July 17, 2015
BEAUTY: Painting and Drawing--Aidan Koch
Artist Aidan Koch takes the concept of "comic book" and "comics" to another realm with her Impressionistic, dream-like work. With sparse pencil work and the recent addition of paint to her visual vocabulary, Koch sets down fragments of stories lightly, unencumbered by much detail (hence the dream-like feeling) and allows us to wander through the echo the images make. Here is an excerpt from her recent, gorgeous Heavenly Seas, published in current summer 2015 issue of The Paris Review.