March 05, 2014
Dan Webb, Destroyer, Creator
A 1991 Cornish alumnus gains his first museum solo exhibition, offering a chance for reassessment as Fragile Fortress: The Art of Dan Webb opens at BAM.
Dan Webb is a carver. That’s how he defines himself as an artist, it’s how he strives to place himself in the art world and, most importantly, it’s simply what he does. A carver takes a matrix — a block of something — and claws form from it. It is an ancient…