Lorna Simpson: ‘Who knew coronavirus would bring about a political change?’ New York artist living in the moment

//Lorna Simpson: ‘Who knew coronavirus would bring about a political change?’ New York artist living in the moment

Lorna Simpson: ‘Who knew coronavirus would bring about a political change?’ New York artist living in the moment

“As an artist, I feel the emotional tenor of what it means to be alive right now, and man, is it a moment to be alive,” says artist Lorna Simpson.“What’s also interesting about this moment in lockdown,” she says of the social isolation brought about by the coronavirus pandemic, “is that you don’t have the machine of economies at work. People don’t have to rush towards their jobs and responsibilities in the same way, and are given a moment to think and reflect.”Lately that pause has given the…

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