The Reading Room presents Nine Inch Will Please a Lady: Romance and Ribaldry in the Literary Vernacular of Scotland, a text installation by Darren Jones from November 5 to December 10. It will include language that is bawdy, romantic, hilarious and mystical along with related objects/images.
There will be an opening reception for the artist on November 5 from 6 to 8 pm.
Jones is an art critic, artist and curator. His work has appeared at Walsh Gallery/Seton Hall University, Index Art Center, Deep Space New York, Cuchifritos Gallery and as part of Phenomena Project, as well as in Norway, Sweden, Scotland, Russia and Argentina. His writing has been published in Artcritical, Artslant, Artforum and The Brooklyn Rail. His book with David Carrier The Contemporary Art Gallery: Display, Power and Privilege was just released. Jones is hosted by CentralTrak Artist Residency.
http://thereadingroom-dallas.blogspot.com, Karen Weiner