DANIEL RICHTER ‘SPAGOTZEN’ EXHIBITION AT GALERIE THADDAEUS ROPAC Under the title Spagotzen, a neologism coined by the artist, the exhibition comprises fifteen works showing mysterious figures bathed in an artificial light typical of Richter, against a sometimes seismographically linear background. They seem like actors on a stage, engaged in strange kinds of interaction.
The paintings of Nicola Lopez… Regarding her work she states “I draw on the visual language of cartography in order to evoke the idea of mapping, although my maps do not refer to actual places. Neither are they depictions of utopias or dystopias; they are maps that represent how our actual world is structured, not [...]
Boring is a word that could never be used in describing Richard Coleman’s artwork. Bold, colorful and hypnotic would be the optimum choice.
Artist Eric Joyner has an upcoming show titled Donut Logic at Corey Helford Gallery opening August 14th which runs through September 1, 2010. Joyner paintings have a whimsical unexpected mix of robots and donuts…depicting mechanical men and women inspired by the designs of toy tin machines from the 40′s through the 60′s, often in outlandish and impossible [...]
Sweet Toof not only paints, but also works in 3D by sculpturing his big toothed characters. The painter uses skeletons as the main characters in his work, drawing heavily on Dia De Los Muertos (Mexican tradition of life after death). Here are samples of his paintings and art prints which are all gums, skull, and [...]
In the time between Henri Matisse’s (1869–1954) return from Morocco in 1913 and his departure for Nice in 1917, the artist produced some of the most demanding, experimental, and enigmatic works of his career—paintings that are abstracted and rigorously purged of descriptive detail, geometric and sharply composed, and dominated by shades of black and gray. [...]
Opening July 23, 2010, Gallery KH will present a new collection of mixed media abstract paintings by artists Deborah T. Colter and Charlotte Foust, titled ‘Surface Elements’ which will run through August 31, 2010. An opening night cocktail reception is scheduled for Friday, July 23rd, 5-8PM. All gallery events are free and open to the public. [...]