Andrea Zittel is prensenting A-Z West Works pop-up at Sadie Coles HQ Gallery. The shop features a selection of works generated from A-Z West, the artist’s compound that serves as her home and testing grounds for living prototypes, and by High Desert Test Sites (HDTS), an arts nonprofit that promotes experimental exchanges in the High Desert.
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