' humorous & psychological video work frames unconscious performances
found in everyday life. Her work has recently been exhibited at the
ICA in Philadelphia, Standard Gallery in Chicago and New Langton Arts
in San Francisco. Ross attended the Skowhegan School of Painting &
Sculpture in 2002 and the Atlantic Center for the Arts in 2003. She
received her BA in studio art from Dartmouth College in 1994. Catherine
Ross lives and works in New York.
Waiting in the lobby of the Fairmont hotel a man and a woman appear
to communicate through a language of playful and perhaps suggestive
gestures. Emphasizing the wait, the actions are accompanied by a tirelessly
repeating introduction to Pachelbel's Canon.