Ray Anthony Barrett Featured in Hyperallergic
USC Roski Lecturer Ray Anthony Barrett was featured in Hyperallergic's "Your Concise Los Angeles Art Guide for September 2022." Of the 10 exhibitions highlighted, Barrett's exhibition, "...of frontiers and phantoms" consists of quilts, photographs, sculptures, and drawings by Barrett that deepen his ongoing inquiry into the poetics of the western landscape, the mythology of Manifest Destiny, and the interrelated issues of power, capitalism, and white settler colonialism. The writer, Matt Stromberg, writes...
[the works] "depict the Western US as a site of breathtaking natural beauty but also crushing exploitation — of people and natural resources — in the service of capital."
Read the story here.