Zadik Zadikian is active/lives in California / Armenia. Zadik Zadikian is known for minimalist abstract installations-stacked bricks.
Following is a blog review of a 2008 show by Zadik Zadikian in NYC at Tom Otterness' Studio. The show featured 10 erotic fiberglass works, burnished with 24k gold.
The Seven Deadly Sins comprise excesses of basic needs and indulgences in basic desires. Yet whole civilizations have been built on the commitment of such offenses, on the amassing of wealth and the exploitation of others, to the extent that we presume the conflation of political, military, economic, religious, and personal power with greed, gluttony, avarice and lust.
Throughout his career Zadik Zadikian has provoked his audience with a simulacrum of such craven cultural, social and personal desire, using gold as a (univer ... Displaying 750 of 5500 characters.