Lauren R. Fulton is Curatorial Assistant at the Aspen Art Museum. She received her MA in Art History, Theory and Criticism from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and holds a BA in Art History and a BS in Journalism from the University of Kansas (2011). She has worked at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Nasher Sculpture Center, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.

On Paper, on Chairs: Barbara Kasten

Barbara Kasten, Figure/Chair (1973), three diazotypes on newsprint, 22 x 17 and 17 x 22 inches each. Graham Foundation, Chicago, 2015. Photo: RCH | EKH.

For those who know Barbara Kasten’s meticulously staged, cinematic photographs, the recent retrospective organized by the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia held surprises …Read More