Tauba Auerbach

American (San Francisco, California, 1981)

Tauba Auerbach creates paintings, drawings, and graphic work that investigate language as a complex system of symbols and forms. She confronts the limitations and possibilities of written communication, concentrating on the gap between the visual appea


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