Whiting Tennis is active/lives in Washington, Virginia. Whiting Tennis is known for mixed-media painting, sculpture, collages.
Biography Whiting Tennis
The following text, "Whiting Tennis" by Shane McAdams is excerpted from an exhibition review published in the Brooklyn Rail, May 2008
Derek Keller April 4 - May 10, 2008
My initial response to Whiting Tennis's exhibition was to not respond at all; I lowered my critical defenses and turned my senses loose. There are two basic approaches to viewing art, professional or otherwise: one establishes context up front; the other leads with intuition and establishes context piecemeal. Intuition is sensory, contextualization is cognitive, and thus it is often the thinking person's defense to parsing what is not understood. I unfortunately vacillate between the two, usually leaning on intuition in more optimistic moments and on co
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