While pop is an obviously rich source for this work, Cordova…

written by Niche.LA Video Art November 17, 2014


While pop is an obviously rich source for this work, Cordova does not simply celebrate pop culture as an eternal balm against the inevitable dystopia we careen toward; pop is at the very least complicit with the imagined disaster to come, if not implicated in it outright. 

Brandon Brown reviews Sofia Cordova’s Every Night I Tell Myself I Am The Cosmos at Royal Nonesuch Gallery —> http://bit.ly/1xZar66

Image: Sofia Cordova. Echoes of a Tumbling Throne (Odas Al Fin De Los Tiempos), 2014 (video still); color video. Courtesy of the Artist and Royal Nonesuch Gallery, Oakland.

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