The Lovers (after Magritte)

 photo from Confusion is Sex #3, by Dino Dinco

photo from Confusion is Sex #3, by Dino Dinco

"Allison Wyper and Rebecca Hernandez chose to re-enact an iconic painting with The Lovers (after Magritte). The reference to frustrated or cloaked desires was apropos of course, and also made for some incredibly sexy and picturesque images in front of the steel bars of the Sepulveda Dam."

-Carol Cheh, Another Righteous Transfer!

Photos (above) courtesy of Alejandra Herrera, Jorge Espinoza, Dino Dinco, Michael Cunanan, and Margaret Bellafiore.

Exhibition history:

  • Orange County Museum of Art

  • Mobius, Cambridge, Massachusetts

  • Confusion Is Sex #3, Sepulveda Dam, Los Angeles
    curated by Dino Dinco, Dawn Kasper, Oscar Santos (info)

  • Perform Chinatown, Los Angeles
    curated by Alejandra Herrera and Jamie McMurry

 Inspiration: The Lovers, Rene Magritte

Inspiration: The Lovers, Rene Magritte