reviews

  • Noel Harding

    Ydessa Gallery

    The high-tech componentry in Noel Harding’s sculpture is distinguished by its ability to resist a quick descent into sci-fi. While it’s as slick, polished, and alienating as any high tech, Harding presents it so that it seems no more strange than a remote control for a VCR For him, high tech is a sign of the familiar.

    Harding has incorporated this kind of hardware into his work since the late ’70s—earlier if you count his work in video, where working with high tech is the norm. His first sculptures were mechanized environments that seemed like science projects but managed to convey a domestic

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  • Noel Harding

    Ydessa Gallery

    The high-tech componentry in Noel Harding’s sculpture is distinguished by its ability to resist a quick descent into sci-fi. While it’s as slick, polished, and alienating as any high tech, Harding presents it so that it seems no more strange than a remote control for a VCR For him, high tech is a sign of the familiar.

    Harding has incorporated this kind of hardware into his work since the late ’70s—earlier if you count his work in video, where working with high tech is the norm. His first sculptures were mechanized environments that seemed like science projects but managed to convey a domestic

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