Ellen Gallagher takes on the role of an amateur oceanographer for her "Watery Ecstatic Series" (2004), cataloging various creatures and incising the contours of their bodies into the paper itself.
Ellen Gallagher: Don’t Axe Me is on view at the New Museum until September 15, 2013 on the Third and Fourth Floor galleries.

Ellen Gallagher takes on the role of an amateur oceanographer for her "Watery Ecstatic Series" (2004), cataloging various creatures and incising the contours of their bodies into the paper itself.

Ellen Gallagher: Don’t Axe Me is on view at the New Museum until September 15, 2013 on the Third and Fourth Floor galleries.