Utako Shindo

WRITINGS

Selected Essays and Reviews

The Forde Visser Archive 2020 June Issue: In Praise of Darkenss, Guest artist/editor: Utako Shindo


"Utako Shindo was in residence at the Forde Visser Archive Southwest from March 2019-February 2020; many of you in Santa Fe had the pleasure of meeting her. Agnes Martin was the focus—or maybe the “raft”—of her research/creative project, which always seemed adventurously, generously and openly in movement, contact and adjustment." —Linda Swanson (aka Forde Visser)


"I WAS SOAKED IN DARKNESS IN THE LANDSCAPES/SEASCAPES OF USA, AND I AM STILL TOUCHED BY ITS WARM SHADOW.
To spend a year with our legacy of Agnes Martin I moved to New Mexico as a resident of the beautiful Forde Visser Archive Southwest, then I moved back to Tokyo just before the pandemic." —Utako Shindo

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