Gallery: Nyugen Smith’s HodgePodge Reclaimed Sculptures Address the Las...

Jersey City-based artist Nyugen Smith transforms cast-off objects like rubber gloves and reclaimed wood into incredible, stacked art installations that address the issues of colonialism throughout history. Each found piece is assigned a new narrative from its former use, helping the artist tell his story. Smith’s latest solo show is on view at Chelsea’s 40Owls Gallery, a pop-up that will last through July.

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