Works explore how sound looks

Critical Eye

May 27, 2007|By Glenn McNatt | Glenn McNatt,Sun Art Critic

Contemporary art, it is often said, seeks to provide the viewer with a meaningful experience rather than with something to look at.

So perhaps it should come as no surprise that the unnerving art of Joseph Grigely, whose works are on view at the Contemporary Museum, is notable for providing viewers with experiences of a particularly unsettling and perplexing sort.

JOSEPH GRIGELY'S ST. CECILIA EXHIBITION / / Through Aug. 22 at the Contemporary Museum, 100 W. Centre St. 410-783-5720 or

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