Relay: A series of paired exhibitions

Press Release

Relay comes from the French relayer, which means “to change hounds

on a hunt.” It still has that sense of something passed in motion. In a

relay race — each team member carries a baton part-way, then passes

it on.

In many ways we are societally participating in a relay, passing

batons of work, experience, and even grief from one person to the

next, in part, with hopes of a diminished burden, and an eventual


It is this idea that the series of exhibitions is conceived. One

artist’s output seizes upon and passes an element of visionary wonder

to another, often without obvious intent. The obtuse exchange

nevertheless carries on.