Featuring Artists and Writers
of Extreme Vision.
For the first time ever, a formerly
Artist on MANOVERBOARD, returns.
Melissa Gould, a conceptual artist who first exhibited her work
on MANOVERBOARD in September 1998, is the Featured Artist of the
first month of the new millennium.
NEU-YORK (2000) -- a major new work -- is a four-color lithographic
map, depicting Manhattan in the late 1930s with street names and
locations replaced by those of Berlin during the same period. The
lithograph measures 27 inches X 43 inches (68cm X 109cm) and is
printed on Rives BFK Gray paper.
This obsessive work is, according to Melissa Gould, "a cautionary
meditation, suggesting what the local geographical reality might
have been like had victorious Nazis succeeded in bringing the Third
Reich across the Atlantic Ocean in 1945. At the same time, it is
an exploration of psychological transport, place, displacement and
Please click on image above to view NEU-YORK.*
Further information about Melissa Gould
and her work can be found by clicking here.