Based in Sydney, Australia, Foundry is a blog by Rebecca Thao. Her posts explore modern architecture through photos and quotes by influential architects, engineers, and artists.

Hyperallergic: 12 Years in, NADA Miami Beach Still Feels the Same: Different

  Published December 2015 in Hyperallergic.  Click on image to read full story or  here .   


Published December 2015 in Hyperallergic.

Click on image to read full story or here.

 

"As I walked into the fair, I was accosted by an explosion of fabric — hung, tacked to the wall, draped, tossed casually on the floor — reminiscent of the quilts and tapestries of folk art. The artists at NADA, many of them emerging, seem to use the scale of these almost floor-to-ceiling pieces to show off — though not necessarily in a pretentious way — as well as to create social experiences and even didactic narratives, in the more refined examples. Not all experimentation leads to fully matured work in this case, but a lot of the art rooted in materialism at NADA is honest in expression."

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