A fictive artist’s studio based on photos of actual artists’ work spaces—from Jonathan Meese and Richard Colman to local artists such as Maiken Bent and Alexander Tovborg—is the frame for this new exhibition by Danish artist Rose Eken. All the objects presented are handmade ceramic, together visually overwhelming due to their number. They range from traditional artists’ equipment, such as brushes, cans, a ladder, a sink, and clothes spattered with paint strokes, to a stack of Playboy magazines.
All pieces are, impressively, made at a one-to-one scale. Everything seems familiar at first glance,