The marvelous Carley Warren piece, "Purloined Purlin," a huge evocative        wooden construction in black and red from 1984, reveals how influential Warren was to many artists around here in the '90s.    

         -Michael Paglia, Westword, June 17, 2004


Purloined Purlin, which is paint on wood, is an impressive 6' x 4' x15'.  Loose joints facilitate motion.

Photo, courtesy of Westword.

Carley Warren's second piece at the Denver Art Museum is titled Diatribe.  It consistsof five sleek hand cut and hand polished acrylic figures.