Hilary Harkness on her Work
The New York Studio School is famous for elaborate “set ups” in its drawing marathons with multiple figures staged amidst exotic still-life elements. Hilary Harkness, Tuesday’s speaker in its Evening Lecture Series, is to the manner born therefore with her battleship-in-isometric settings of Sapphic orgy scenes.
Hilary Harkness, Sinking of the Bismark, 2002. Oil on linen. 40 x 36 inches. Courtesy of Daniel Weinberg Gallery