Gallery: Shinique Smith’s Curious Hanging Sculptures are Upcycled from ...

Artist Shinique Smith’s captivating canvas collages and hanging sculptures are made from found objects from the artist’s life - including some of her own clothing. Recently opened at Chelsea’s James Cohan Gallery, “Bold As Love” incorporates Smith’s colorful body of work and features hanging anthropomorphic forms made from upcycled garments. The show coincides with the announcement of Smith’s piece for MTA for the Arts, which will be a giant mosaic rendering of one of her collages for a bus shelter in Harlem.

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