Oct 10, 2012

Anne Austin Pearce

When I visited Anne Austin Pearce’s studio earlier this summer, the hot drought that was strangling the United States was at its apex, and downtown Kansas City was the dull nail from which the continent hung. Pearce’s studio is in the Crossroads District, where the heat had a way of doubling down between bricks and concrete. But her second story space is a clean, cool box, forcing one to momentarily forget the close, tangy airlessness of the city’s heat and noise.

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