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Noun1.Black cat - large dark brown North American arboreal carnivorous mammalblack cat - large dark brown North American arboreal carnivorous mammal
marten, marten cat - agile slender-bodied arboreal mustelids somewhat larger than weasels
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At Tif Sigfrids, five framed snapshots document the area's humble attractions: salt ponds at sunset; a mobile chicken shack; a crater in Amboy (the work is subtitled "Black Pussy," simultaneously an allusion to Rhoades's practice and a quick jab at James Turrell's Roden).
The piece is called Black Pussy Soiree Cabaret Macrame and was the last work Rhoades did before he died of a drug overdose in 2006.
Just before his death, Rhoades held one of his renowned "Black Pussy Soiree Cabaret Macrame" dinner parties/exhibitions at his Filipinotown studio in Los Angeles, "the closing chapter in a grand trilogy that began five years ago [and included] Meccatuna and My Medinah." (13) The intended unveiling of this final chapter in the form of a photography book and coinciding exhibition at David Zwirner Gallery in New York late last year was shaping up to be a career-defining moment for him.
Is it possible to make sense of the radically divergent discourses of race evoked by, say, Martin Puryear's recent retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the concurrent run of the late artist Jason Rhoades's final installation, Black Pussy, 2006, at David Zwirner's Chelsea gallery?
toxic, altogether Rhoadesian title Black Pussy Soiree Cabaret Macrame.
At the intimate gatherings Rhoades staged in Los Angeles for his Black Pussy Soiree Cabaret Macrame, 2006, you could feel the same overhead plan of architecturally and behaviorally informed shapes as you were directed from the plant-and-neon-and-chandelier-filled front gallery to an open studio carefully organized into squares and rectangles of sofas for sitting, a stage for singing and shtick, a hospital bed, tables for food, tables for talking over, shelves with carefully sorted accumulations of objects such as cowboy hats; and tables piled with "vintage" T-shirts and string--accoutrements for such unexpected assignments as tying macrame knots or coining synonyms for pussy.