Garber's Artist Statement
desire - loss
My drawings utilize an economy of means and delineation.
Through drawing out, shaping, speculating, and organizing line
and color, I create an emotive symbolism. I am interested in
presenting ideas of separation, constraints and restrictions,
migration, chance, and ultimately loss. I hope to suggest the
constant negotiation between the intuitive and the physical
manifestation of thought and desire. At times the line appears
to hover just above the planar surface in the drawings. At
other times, the value and intensity of color optically dislocate
the image from the ground altogether. It is ultimately these
interaction/intricacies which suggest wanting.
Drawings are created in two parts: