The VoCa Journal published an interview with Nancy Lorenz titled ALL THAT GLITTERS written by Ariel Plotek. In it Plotek and Lorenz discuses technique and a bit of the past:
Lorenz: The table of elements was the perfect metaphor to allow me to explore and organize my interest in materials. It allowed me to experiment. I went through the elements and interpreted them in sometimes poetic ways. It was important that the paintings work on an abstract level, incorporating the wide array of art historical references which I had picked up along the way, and yet I still had a concrete physical reference. In the case of Gold and Silver, the metals are used more literally. But Palladium, for instance, includes flocking on velvet.
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