State: Obvious/Not So (selected works, 1973-Present)

STATE: Obvious/Not So (Selected Works, 1973-Present) is a retrospective exhibition first presented February – March 2020, at the Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA, with a second iteration presented April – May 2022, at the Sordoni Art Gallery, Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, PA. The show presents a sampling of works spanning five decades. The pieces encompass a variety of approaches and mediums including video, installation, photo pieces, and drawings. In addition to his activities as an artist, Talley has worked as a curator, critic, and is the co-founder of two long-running arts organizations, Real Art Ways (Hartford, CT), and Art Papers (Atlanta, GA). He is Professor Emeritus, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. The exhibition is available for travel.
Photographs by John Pankrantz

STATE: Obvious/Not So Video Overview

State: Obvious/Not So Catalog (hi-res pdf takes a few seconds to load)


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