MACP alumnus Ikechukwu Casmir Onyewuenyi's article "The Offerings of EJ Hill" featured in Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles
September 28, 2017
"The Offerings of EJ Hill"
Text by Ikechukwu Casmir Onyewuenyi
"Home is where the heart is. There is a physicality to this turn of phrase—the sinewy organ circulating blood about the body, bleeding into the material, the built-space of an abode. At once, this imagery of a home translocating vis-à-vis the beatings of the heart complicates Cartesian dichotomies of mind/body, physical/material. By respecting the ability of idioms to flux between word and image, we begin to listen differently to bodies and buildings, attuning to their syncretic meanings, and recognizing the home and the heart are as structural as they are sentimental..."