Knoedler & Company Open First Exhibition of Lynn Davis’ Work


NEW YORK, NY.- Knoedler & Company inaugurated their representation of Lynn Davis and, simultaneously, opened their first exhibition of her work. Throughout her career, Lynn Davis has characteristically organized her photographs into series by subject, theme, and /or location, however this exhibition, which includes works from all periods of a career that spans more than three decades, is marked by groups comprising four images, each with divergent subjects—ranging from natural forms to ancient monuments to modern and postmodern / contemporary architecture, and even including a rare image from her early Bodywork series—all of which share formal affinities. Davis is attracted to each of her monuments because of the interplay between the shapes that make up the structure or its overall form. In fact, her work shares more with the sculpture of David Smith or the paintings of Ellsworth Kelly where form, or the inter