Paul Trachtman 

Artist and former Editor-at-large

for Smithsonian Magazine

Artifacts I

mixed media on paper
1996-1998

"Roz is a significant artist in purely traditional media, deeply involved in the ongoing visual dialog between abstraction and figuration that goes back to the early 20th Century, with Giacometti, Matisse and Picasso. She uses line and color in paradoxical ways, to deconstruct and reconstruct our sense of an image."