Jerry Saltz

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'Collision' showcases scatter art at the RISD Museum

"Collision," in which 17 artists were invited to install pretty much whatever they wanted in the RISD Museum of Art's Farago Gallery (224 Benefit Street, Providence, through June 19), typifies one of the major flavors of art of the past decade.
Chaotic collection
By GREG COOK  |  January 28, 2011

Against interpretation

To file Hallelujah the Hills under “literary rock” would be, according to frontman Ryan Walsh, an insult to literature and an insult to rock. Hallelujah the Hills, "Wave Backwards to Massachusetts" (mp3)
Hallelujah the Hills get litr’y with it
By NINA MACLAUGHLIN  |  June 12, 2007

Light sensitive

Shake the hand-sized, high-tech version of a Magic Eight Ball and the image breaks apart, then begins anew.
‘Picture Show’ at PRC, ‘The Green Line’ at Brickbottom, Matthew Ritchie and Jerry Saltz at BU
By RANDI HOPKINS  |  March 19, 2007