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The Boston Globe

Theater & art

Art Review

Mickalene Thomas at the ICA a dazzling display

“Interior: Bedroom With Flowers.”

The artist has had quite a year. Her much larger solo exhibition, “Mickalene Thomas: Origin of the Universe,” opened at the Santa Monica Museum of Art, then moved in an expanded version to the Brooklyn Museum, to much acclaim. Her work, in addition to its dazzle, is technically and conceptually rigorous.

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