Object, Monster, Omen: An Interview with Lauren Fensterstock on Her Installation at The Renwick
Lauren Fensterstock works in large-scale installation using myriad materials and techniques such as paper quilling and mosaic. She is one of four artists in Forces of Nature: The Renwick Invitational 2020. Her colossal, site-specific piece, the totality of time lusters the dusk, was partially inspired by richly illustrated 16th c. manuscripts such a as The Book of Miracles. As such in our conversation we refer to her work simply as the comet. The following is an excerpt from our recent conversation about Fensterstock’s work.
May 1, 2021