Exhibition presents new paintings alongside rarely seen works from the 1990s by Otis Jones

Marc Straus are presenting their second solo exhibition with Dallas based American artist Otis Jones. The exhibition presents new paintings alongside rarely seen works from the 1990s. The exhibition will remain on view until May 19th, 2019. Existing both as painting and sculpture, the works of Otis Jones are unique in their dichotomous aesthetic — they are reductive yet robust, playful yet connected to the American Minimalist canon. As renowned critic John Yau wrote: “Jones has taken an abstract, reductive possibility and made something fresh and austerely sensual (or is it sensually austere) out of it. Rather than commenting on history, he is moving its possibilities down the road a bit. In the age of nothing new under the sun, that’s more than an accomplishment. It’s practically a miracle.” Paying the utmost attention to even the smallest

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