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Excerpt from: Dialectical Images
By critic Donald Kuspit

Jeff Gipe's untitled fresco—a sort of relief mural—is made of steel wool, a medium I've never before encountered. Its grayness and grittiness are eloquently melancholy. The mother and male child—he's attached to her, but standing in our space, adding to the relief "thrust" of the work—belong to the past, suggesting that the work is a kind of screen memory. The steel wool, woven together like gestural strands, is memorable in itself, "backing up" the ghostly, shadowy figures—the steel wool is in effect the substance of shadow—with its atmospheric density.

Excerpt from: MFA final critique
By artist Vincent Desiderio

I think the work is just great. And I think it’s the most purely political work I’ve ever seen in this school. Frightening and deeply meaningful. Brecht poem changing a wheel. Why am I anxious…etc. with the invention of conveyor belts and mass production an artificial hand in infinite perspective and the wheel that’s constantly there. Remembering Fords questionable politics. All of this has a sinister edge that is unnerving. These things brought civilization but brought all these other things that remain hidden in the background. Embedded in our culture in the joy of our culture are the ghosts of bloody hands.

Cold War Horse Statue back in place
By Victoria Sanchez and KUSA | October 18, 2015 | NBC 9NEWS (KUSA)

 

Cold War Horse vandalism was not random Jeffco Says
By Jessica Oh and KUSA | September 8, 2015 | NBC 9NEWS (KUSA)

 

'Cold War Horse' sparks old depate
By Molly Hendrickson and 7NEWS | September 1, 2015 | ABC 7NEWS (The Denver Channel)

 

COLD WAR HORSE radio interview with Kristen Iversen and Jeff Gipe
By Tom Klammer | October 29, 2015 | Tell Somebody 90.1 FM KKFI

 

COLD WAR HORSE radio interview with Kristen Iversen
By KGNU radio | October 13, 2015 | KGNU

 

Nuclear
By Jacy Marmaduke | June 24, 2016 | Coloradoan (Part of the USA Today network)

 

Warning of the Cold War Horse
By espionart | April 26, 2016 | ESPIONART

 

Horse Sense about Jeff Gipe's Cold War Horse
LeRoy Moore | October 20, 2015 | LeRoy Moore's Blog

 

 

Dedication for Cold War Horse near former Rocky Flats to occur Sunday
By John Aguilar | October 15, 2015 | Denver Post

 

Powerful and Politicized Sculpture Vandalized Near Rocky Flatsto be Reinstalled
By Patricia Calhoun | October 14, 2015 | West\word

 

Plutonium forever under your landscape?
By Judith Mohlig | Peace Train September 25, 2015 | The Colorado Coalition

 

"Cold War Horse" gets the "sledgehammer"
Andrew W. Griffin | September 10, 2015 | Red Dirt Report

 

Vandals Damage a Powerful and Politicized Sculpture Near Rocky Flats
By Michael Paglia | September 9, 2015 | Westword

 

Cold War Horse sculpture near former Rocky Flats in Arvada vandalize
By John Aguilar | September 8, 2015 | Denver Post

 

"Cold War Horse" sculpture installed near Rocky Flats
By Ann Nelson | September 3, 2015 | YourHub

 

Sculpture of horse wearing a HAZMAT suit installed near Rocky Flats in Arvada area
By TheDenverChannel.com Team | September 1, 2015 | ABC 7NEWS (The Denver Channel)

 

JEFF GIPE Art for Social Change
By Alec Higgins | 2014 | Infinite Explorers

 

Preserving the history of Rocky Flats is paramount
By Jeff Gipe| June 26, 2014 | Wwstword

 

25 years after the raid, reflections on Rocky Flats
By Christi Turner | June 12, 2014 | High Country News

 

Jeff Gipe's "Renegade Art" Protesting Development Near Rocky Flats Plutonium Plant
By Annie Pentilla | April 21, 2014 | Tikkun Daily

 

Flyer for: "Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds." talk
April 13, 2014 | Pree 'n Pree Avant-garde church

 

Former Rocky Flats site stirs concerns for some neighbors
By Electa Draper | February 8, 2014 | The Denver Post

 

Development plans raise new safety concerns
By Electa Draper | February 8, 2014 | Boulder Daily Camera

 

Outrageous New Icon for Rocky Flats!
By Michelle Gabrialloff-Parish | 2013 | Candelas Glows

 

STOP AND FRISK METROCARD ART
By Marina Galperina | February 8, 2013 | Animal New York

 

“CRAZIER” THAN EVER: METROCARD ART EXHIBIT, SINGLE FARE 3
By Eugene Reznik | February 14, 2013 | Animal NY



Occupy Wall St.
February 21, 2013

 

Studio Visit – The Lounge Underground
By Jon Beer | 12 Sep 2012| Art-Rated

 

Artist Colony Grows in Greenpoint
By Meredith Hoffman | May 22, 2012 | DNAinfo New York

 


New Prints 2011/Summer Selected by Trenton Doyle Hancock

International Print Center New York | 2011