Laura Lisbon is a painter and Chair of the Department of Art at the Ohio State University. Exhibitions include a large-scale project for Le paradoxe du diaphane et du mur in Amilly, France (2010; her most recent ?set-up? was exhibited in Gray Matters at the Wexner Center for the Arts in 2017. With Philip Armstrong and Stephen Melville, she co-curated and co-wrote the catalogue for the exhibition As Painting: Division and Displacement, held at the Wexner Center in 2001.
Edges/Limits. Edges/TableauBy Laura Lisbon
Edges are limits. Limits are exposed through questioning. Uncovering and questioning limits in painting is a process that is akin to questioning the limits of the social, political, and personalworking painting at the margins or the center; top down or bottom up; visible or invisible; surface conditions and underneaths.