Martha Gardikas: Order Up

Martha Gardikas: Order Up

Maxwell Ryan
Mar 23, 2009

Martha Gardikas is a photographer who has done a series of large photographs of coffee shop tickets. Her show is called Order Up, and you can see it at the Grey Dog at 33 Carmine Street in NYC....

These photographs are much bigger than the actual guest checks, which makes them particularly arresting in person. What's the draw? The classic design of the paper forms and the rich color that Martha has drawn out of them by photographing them so closely under such bright light. And then there's the cheerful, pleading notes for the kitchen...


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