'Roil' at Winkleman Gallery, NY, continuing the artist's investigation into turbulent forms.

WNYC DATEBOOK, October 14, 2010

By Carolina Miranda [PDF]
Joy Garnett, Boom & Bust, at Edward Winkleman Gallery, in Chelsea. 621 West 27th Street, NYC
October 15-November13, 2010

This painter, long obsessed with roiling, vivid forms, (like fire), turns her attention to a series of disembodied explosions. Or are they implosions? Or astral phenomena magnified a bajillion times? It can be hard to tell--not that any of this makes her brushwork or color palette any less compelling. (In the event that you just have to know: much of Garnett's work is inspired by military and scientific images she finds online)...