Lorna Simpson: 31

Alsdorf Gallery

coffee shopLorna Simpson, 31, video/sound installation. Courtesy of the artist and Sean Kelly Gallery, New York.

Lorna Simpson’s 31 presented public and private moments in a month of the life of an unidentified African-American woman. Unfolding over a grid of thirty-one small video screens, the thirty-one distinct short films subtly exposed the social regulations that govern our lives.