Rachel Youn’s “Gather” at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis includes artificial plants, speaker cabinets and massagers. “I will supervise the install remotely,” she said by email last week. And she means remotely. Patterson is in Jamaica, where she was born.
“Because of the pandemic, I had weighed not coming home at all this summer. But I needed to see my mother. She is my home.”
The island’s government has been good at tracking coronavirus cases and communicating with the public, she said:“We started hearing about preparations since January. But this is not surprising, as Jamaica and the entire Caribbean region […]