A rope delights fans at a rodeo, skillfully wrangles cattle on the open range or can challenge or manifest an illusion of control.  RopeTrix, a new body of work by B Shawn Cox explores the utility of a cowboy’s lasso intertwined with fetishization of control.  The show includes paintings on fabric, paper cuts, folded paper, leather, rope and lenticular collages.

Davis Gallery presents RopeTrix with inspired new work by local artist B Shawn Cox for his third solo show, B Shawn Cox has created campy, bold and colorful pieces that revision the iconic men and women who have mastered the lasso in one way or another - RopeTrix opens January 13, 2023.