Art Jul 26, 2011

Judith Klausner’s Oreo Cameo Portraits

Food artist Judith Klausner has found effective use for the oreo cookie. With the the filling, the artist manages highly detailed cameo portraits – the cookie forming a more than appropriate frame – as part of a larger series titled … Read more
Art Jul 6, 2011

Alice Neel “Men Only”

Eleven portraits make up Men Only, a solo showing of Philadelphia-born painter Alice Neel on view through July 29, 2011 at London’s Victoria Miro Gallery. Neel’s range as a portraitist is the thrust of the exhibition, her subjects shown… Read more
Art May 19, 2011

Kris Lewis at David B. Smith Gallery

Portraitist Kris Lewis studied at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia before relocating to Los Angeles. It was there, on the West Coast, that his style blossomed, in full view in her solo exhibition of new paintings opening May … Read more
Uncategorized Mar 29, 2011

Calder’s Portraits: A New Language

Alexander Calder’s Portraits: A New Language runs to August 14, 2011 at the National Portrait Gallery. The exhibition focuses on portraits, one of the most overlooked portions of Calder’s career and something he worked on throughout his… Read more
Art Feb 18, 2011

Hedi Slimane Visits Gore Vidal

Beautiful photographs of American author Gore Vidal. The two of us have no connection, other than that we grew up on the same block, in totally different eras. Slimane’s diary captures with tremendous detail Vidal’s personal style… Read more
Art Jan 10, 2011

Bearing Witness: Daniel Heyman

On January 15, 2011 the Laband Art Gallery at Loyola Marymount University will open Bearing Witness: Daniel Heyman. The exhibition features portraits of individuals who have endured great personal hardship – former Abu Ghraib detainees… Read more
Art Jan 4, 2011

Eric Giddings “Legend Lines”

Based in Portland, Maine, Eric Giddings does more than just create likenesses of famed musicians and athletes. Manipulating a series of lines and shapes, Giddings’ Legend Lines are simple portraits from a far, and when viewed close up… Read more
Art Sep 7, 2010

Pakpoom Silaphan at Scream Gallery

From Friday September 10 to October 23, 2010, Scream Gallery will present new work from Pakpoom Silaphan’s “Coca-Cola series.” The Thai artist, enamored with advertising since childhood, paints on vintage cola signs. He uses them as… Read more
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