Barbara Ess

Someone To Watch Over Me

April 7–May 12 2019

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Barbara Ess, Beach (from Balcony), 2016-2019, archival pigment print, 26.63h x 39.88w in.

Barbara Ess, Crosshairs [Surveillance Series], 2011-2019, archival pigment print, 20h x 26.13w in.

Barbara Ess, Stairs [Shut-In Series], 2018-2019, archival pigment print, 30.56h x 21.94w in.

Barbara Ess, AC [Shut-In Series], 2018-2019, archival pigment print, 20.69h x 27.69w in.

Barbara Ess, Fire Escape [Shut-In Series], 2018-2019, archival pigment print, 23.75h x 22.75w in.

Barbara Ess, Rio Grande, 2012-2019, archival pigment print, 20h x 26.69w in.

Barbara Ess, Stranded [Remote Series], 2011, archival pigment print, 24h x 31.88w in.

Installation view, Barbara Ess: Someone To Watch Over Me, Magenta Plains, New York, NY, 2019

Barbara Ess, Single Car [Surveillance Series], 2011-2019, archival pigment print, 20h x 26.75w in.

Barbara Ess, Reflection [Surveillance Series], 2011-2019, archival pigment print, 20.81h x 26.38w in.

Installation view, Barbara Ess: Someone To Watch Over Me, Magenta Plains, New York, NY, 2019

Barbara Ess, Guys On Corner [Remote Series], 2012-2019, archival pigment print, 24h x 31.94w in.

Installation view, Barbara Ess: Someone To Watch Over Me, Magenta Plains, New York, NY, 2019

Barbara Ess, Peekaboo, 2014-2019, archival pigment print on metallic silver paper, 11h x 14w in.

Barbara Ess, Attenti al Cane (Cyan Dog), 2007, archival pigment print, 11.38h x 14.75w in.

Barbara Ess, Kitchen [Shut-In Series], 2018-2019, archival pigment print, 29.19h x 22.19w in.

Installation view, Barbara Ess: Someone To Watch Over Me, Magenta Plains, New York, NY, 2019

Barbara Ess, Electrocute [Border Series], 2010, archival pigment print, 12.50h x 15.75w in.

Barbara Ess, Wild Horses [Surveillance Series], 2010, archival pigment print, 24h x 44w in.

Installation view, Barbara Ess: Someone To Watch Over Me, Magenta Plains, New York, NY, 2019

Barbara Ess, Traffic [Remote Series], 2011, archival pigment print, 24h x 31.94w in.

Installation view, Barbara Ess: Someone To Watch Over Me, Magenta Plains, New York, NY, 2019

Installation view, Barbara Ess: Someone To Watch Over Me, Magenta Plains, New York, NY, 2019

seeking to depict the uncertainties of perception and uncover ambiguous perceptual boundaries between the “in-here” and “out-there.”

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