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Scott and Tyson Reeder

Daniel Reich Gallery

Brothers Scott and Tyson Reeder are musicians, filmmakers (Scott’s feature-length Moon Dust is currently in postproduction), and curators (most notably, they helped organize the Dark Fair at the Swiss Institute last March and co-organized “Drunk vs. Stoned” at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise a few years back) and are among the owners of the Milwaukee gallery General Store. They are also painters. Although they have been shown together before, the Reeders’ paintings are decidedly one-man affairs, each brother’s work maintaining its independence in style, medium, and attitude. Besides their penchant for working collaboratively in other contexts, then, the reason for exhibiting their paintings together seems unclear, particularly if they are hung, as they were in Daniel Reich Gallery, in the one-for-you-and-one-for-you style that parents often resort to with rival siblings.

The exhibition risked

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