April, 2009

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Holly Sears

image-273 'Tattoo'     50' x 52 '    oil on linen 'Bluejay, Flicker and Guardian'     16' x 20 '    oil on linen 'Ivy'     60' x 72 '    oil on linen    2007 'Overlook'     28' x 48 '    oil on linen Artist Statement I have always been awed and inspired by the mystery and amorality of nature. My paintings deal ...

Bruce Davidson’s 1959 “Brooklyn Gang” series

A new Bob Dylan video features photographs from Bruce Davidson's 1959 'Brooklyn Gang' series to illustrate the song.  In the spring of 1959, Davidson met a group of Brooklyn teens called “The Jokers”.  That summer, he photographed the entire gang in their natural habitat, from hanging out late at night on ...

Haley Jane Samuelson

image-256 Artist Statement My own work is largely concerned with the meaning and existence of the self in today’s unstable, fragmented world, specifically how the individual is able to reconcile the external and internal forces that cause us to function in different, often contradictory, roles. Performative in essence, frequently employing role play ...

Raghava KK

image-245 Closure Equilibrium Identity Rebirth Severance Transformation All works 60 x 60 inches, acrylic on canvas (NOT) ANOTHER WEDDING IN GOA I don’t believe that the act of creating artwork can ever be totally isolated from myself--I live in art, transforming my entire world into a channel of creative expression, spanning genres as widely disparate as painting, sculpture, installation, ...

Helene Mukhtar

image-240 East West (2007) Paper collage and oil paint on canvas 30'x40' 'East West' explores the visual similarities between Western graffiti and images from Eastern societies. This series, which I just started, is inspired by a recent trip to Pakistan. Subway Space 2 Paper collage and oil paint on canvas (2006) 36'x36' In my series 'Subways', I contrast ...