PRINT September 2010

Tauba Auerbach

Tauba Auerbach

This week, engagement editor Emma Weinman introduces an essay by Tauba Auerbach on the origins of her style that was published in Artforum in September 2010. In the magazine's November issue, “Tauba Medium,” an essay by Caroline A. Jones, heralds the opening of “S v Z,” the artist’s exhibition at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, on view from December 18, 2021, to May 1, 2022.

“Meaning in written language is not only content but gesture,” Tauba Auerbach observes in this 2010 rumination on style and handwriting. In this arena, style—the connection between surface and substance—and meaning