Digging in the Dirt: On Jennifer West’s “Media Archaeology”
David Matorin reviews Jennifer West’s debut artist monograph, “Media Archaeology.”...
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David Matorin is a writer, curator, and filmmaker based in New York City. Previously based in Los Angeles, he organized Jennifer West’s 2020 exhibition at JOAN. He is also co-director of the short documentary PIPPA: Queen of the Future, featured in artist Pippa Garner’s traveling retrospective exhibition, Immaculate Misconceptions, and producer of the 2021 web series Future Continuous, featured on the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art’s “MoCA Screen” platform. He is currently a producer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. His writing has appeared in publications including Art in America, Modern Painters, Flash Art, BOMB, Truthdig, and East of Borneo.