archival inkjet print, thread and map pin
Fichter practices a kind of studied looseness. In this piece a photo of a jumbo jet coming in for a landing is literally suspended by a thread. The image balances perfectly and the thread aligns exactly with the jetís tailfin. Signed and numbered.
Celeste Fichter was born in New Jersey in 1965 and lives and works in Brooklyn. She holds an MFA from the School of Visual Arts and has exhibited at PH Gallery, DeChiaraStewart, Islip Art Museum and the Bronx Museum of Art. Her work has been reviewed in the New York Times and the Village Voice.