Mimi Gross is an artist who defies conventional categorization. She's a painter, sculptor, installation artist, public artist, set and costume designer, book-artist, and a collaborator. She's a life-long student of anatomy and has a close relationship with art history, in particular, the Renaissance masters. Her forceful creative drive and active studio process has generated innumerable works across all disciplines.
Some of These Daze 2001-5
In 2001, shortly after the 9/11 attacks, Gross visited ground zero and recorded in her sketchbook what she saw. Her drawings, paired with poetry by collaborator Charles Bernstein were made into a book, titled "Some of These Daze", and published by Granary Books in 2005.