Selected Works > White Noise

In our current political climate, contradictory observations are amassed and arranged into potential truths. We attempt to discern moments of clarity from moments of fabricated design. Faced with incompatible interpretations, we struggle in a web of polarized black and white realities spun so densely as to appear gray.

This body of work is a visual meditation on intense observation. Instead of filtering through the noise to arrive at clarity, I record my visual aberrations and tangents. The marks convey so many contradictory points of focus that realities become intertwined and individual signification is lost. Even nuance is reduced to a hum of animated white noise. The drawn forms vacillate between object and atmosphere (fact and context) to create a cacophonous volume so loud as to become deafeningly quiet.

Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
30" x 22"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
30" x 22"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
30" x 22"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
30" x 22"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
22" x 30"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
11" x 15"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
15" x 11"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
15" x 11"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
11" x 15"
2017
Kristen Letts Kovak
Graphite on Paper
11" x 15"
2017