Mac Adams, The Predicament, 1974

Mac Adams, The Predicament, 1974

“Sometimes I have no art ideas I can identify with… then I generally wander around feeling a certain despondency and embarrassment”

In the work, the artist modestly acknowledges doubt but most importantly, he notes the existence and texture of those moments of doubt as a defined field and state of mind, a moment that is indeed at the core of the artistic practice from which his later work springs.