This and That: Patrick L. Kelly and Robert Gober

by Brandon Zech December 13, 2021

“This and That” is an occasional series of paired observations. See past “This and That” posts here. – Ed.

Today: Butter

Drawing by Texas artist Patrick L Kelly

Patrick L. Kelly, Land O Lakes, 2013, Pen ink on vellum, 16 x 18 inches


Robert Gober butter sculpture

Robert Gober, Untitled, 1993, Watercolor on vellum and pigmented beeswax, 1 1/8 x 4 3/4 x 1 1/8 inches



No matter how original, innovative or crazy your idea, someone else is also working on that idea. Furthermore, they are using notation very similar to yours. – Bruce J. MacLennan


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terri thornton December 14, 2021 - 10:41

love it!!

Patrick Kelly December 14, 2021 - 16:41

Mine has more salt.

Erin Starr White December 15, 2021 - 10:23

Satisfying surfaces


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