30 avril 2009

Edward Walton Wilcox, "New Works" @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery

Edward Walton Wilcox, Merry Christmas, 2008 Merry Karnowsky Gallery is proud to present a solo exhibition by artist Edward Walton Wilcox. Wilcox’s sepia-toned gothic paintings and Medieval-style altarpieces merge classical technique with modern perception. Wilcox’s haunting paintings of young blond girls and landscapes of beauty and impeding disaster are seeped in symbolic context. Warm umbers accentuated with subtle flesh tones are achieved through a series of burnishingand glazing techniques, giving the work a shadowy... [Lire la suite]
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30 avril 2009

Antony Gormley: Mind @ Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala

The work is a point between origin and becoming. Like a seed, between death and the new life there is a point of stasis and silence, a time for reflection. Sculpture can use that time.”Antony Gormley Antony Gormley, Country, 1981 The Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala is pleased to announce the opening of the English sculptor Antony Gormley’s one-man exhibition entited Mind which will take place on Wednesday evening, April 22nd, between the hours of 6 and 9 pm. The exhibition will continue through Thursday, May 28th 2009. ... [Lire la suite]
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30 avril 2009

Jean-Marie Périer: First Person Access @ Fahey/Klein Gallery

Jean-Marie Périer, Francoise Hardy, Paris, 1967, 1967 Jean-Marie Périer, Johnny Hallyday, 1965 The Fahey/Klein Gallery is proud to present First Person Access: The World of Jean-Marie Perier, 1956-2008. Celebrity and music photographer, commercial and film director Jean-Marie Perier brings together a breathtaking retrospective in his first U.S. show. As one of France’s most celebrated photographers, Jean-Marie Perier has cultivated a unique relationship with his subjects. In his 40-year career, he has enjoyed... [Lire la suite]
30 avril 2009

Mark Shaw: Photographs @ Monroe Gallery of Photography

Mark Shaw, Audrey Hepburn at Home, Shot for the Dec. 7, 1953 issue of Life Magazine, 1953 Santa Fe--Monroe Gallery of Photography, 112 Don Gaspar, is pleased to announce a major retrospective exhibition of photographs by Mark Shaw, concurrent with the publication of the new book "Charmed By Audrey". His photographs of Audrey Hepburn, originally shot for LIFE in 1953, had been lost after Mark Shaw’s death, and were only found in 2005. (This May 4th would have been Audrey Hepburn's 80th birthday). The exhibition opens... [Lire la suite]
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30 avril 2009

Quote : Léo Van Puyvelde

The content of art is never its subject. Leo van Puyvelde Léo Van Puyvelde (Sint-Niklaas (Waas) 1882 - 1965 Ukke)l, Belgium. Professor of Art History; Museum Curator. Van Puyvelde was a student at the Episcopal High School in Sint-Niklaas (Waas), in the Flemish part of Belgium, and then enrolled at the Faculty of Arts of the Catholic University of Louvain, where he obtained a doctoral degree in 1905. During his university years, he was active in promoting the Flemish language, which at that time was undervalued in favor of... [Lire la suite]
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