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Art and Film: Catherine Weldon and Sitting Bull

ART AND FILM: CATHERINE WELDON AND SITTING BULL

Contributed by Jonathan Stevenson / Trump's reactionary public policy, which has institutionalized contempt for the advances in social...

Two Coats Selected Gallery Guide / October 2018

TWO COATS SELECTED GALLERY GUIDE / OCTOBER 2018

Contributed by Sharon Butler / Here is a list of October shows, many of which opened in September but are still on view through much...

 
 
 
Elena Sisto: A new kind of freedom

ELENA SISTO: A NEW KIND OF FREEDOM

Contributed by Sharon Butler / Elena Sisto's new paintings, on view at Bookstein Projects through October 27, focus smartly on hair....

Lindsay Walt: Infinite space, logical form, and inner contemplation

LINDSAY WALT: INFINITE SPACE, LOGICAL FORM, AND INNER CONTEMPLATION

Contributed by Lilly Hern-Fondation / In her new paintings and works on paper, Lindsay Walt works with geometric structures that appear...

 
 
 
Cathy Quinlan: Arcadian joy

CATHY QUINLAN: ARCADIAN JOY

Contributed by Sharon Butler / Cathy Quinlan, whose terrific new paintings and drawings are on view at Centotto in Bushwick, is old-fashioned....

Exhibition essay: Sarah Sentilles on Nancy Bowen at Kentler International Drawing Space

EXHIBITION ESSAY: SARAH SENTILLES ON NANCY BOWEN AT KENTLER INTERNATIONAL DRAWING SPACE

Contributed by Sarah Sentilles / Nancy Bowen calls herself an “artistic archaeologist,” and in her exhibition “For Each Ecstatic Instant,”...

 
 
 
Katherine Bradford: Deep image painting

KATHERINE BRADFORD: DEEP IMAGE PAINTING

Contributed by Jason Andrew / The art of Katherine Bradford, on view at Canada through October 21, is deep image painting. Her often...

Two Coats Selected Gallery Guide / September 2018

TWO COATS SELECTED GALLERY GUIDE / SEPTEMBER 2018

Contributed by Sharon Butler / Last fall, there was a dearth of solo exhibitions by female painters. This September, a slew of seasoned...

 
 
 
Two Coats of Paint Resident Artist: Nancy Evans

TWO COATS OF PAINT RESIDENT ARTIST: NANCY EVANS

Contributed by Mary Jones / Veteran Los Angeles artist Nancy Evans is bringing an installation of sculpture, painting and works on...

Artist Statement of the Day: Jock Ireland

ARTIST STATEMENT OF THE DAY: JOCK IRELAND

“I don't like writing artist's statements. I really don't know what to say. I'm not even sure at this point what I'll be showing. Some...

 
 
 
Studio visit with Barbara Takenaga

STUDIO VISIT WITH BARBARA TAKENAGA

Contributed by Leslie Wayne / Barbara Takenaga has been pitting her skill at painting pattern against the physical constraints of materials...

Throbbing heart: Queerness and abstract painting

THROBBING HEART: QUEERNESS AND ABSTRACT PAINTING

Contributed by Noah Dillon / In Stamford, Connecticut, Franklin Street Works, a non-profit art space with the curatorial vision of...

 
 
 
Dona Nelson: Exuberant overworking as a strategy

DONA NELSON: EXUBERANT OVERWORKING AS A STRATEGY

Contributed by Sharon Butler / Dona Nelson says she's lazy, because sometimes she would rather read a book than work in the studio....

Art and Film: Meta's meta in Madeline's Madeline

ART AND FILM: META'S META IN MADELINE'S MADELINE

Contributed by Jonathan Stevenson / Writer-director Josephine Decker's remarkably ambitious avant-garde film Madeline's Madeline drills...

 
 
 
Interview: Aleksandr Blanar, Justin Polera, and “A Strong Desire”

INTERVIEW: ALEKSANDR BLANAR, JUSTIN POLERA, AND “A STRONG DESIRE”

Contributed by Loren Britton / On the occasion of “A Strong Desire,” a sprawling summer group at PS120 in Berlin that explores sexual...

Jason Stopa: Inside and out

JASON STOPA: INSIDE AND OUT

Contributed by Riad Miah / In “The Gate,”Jason Stopa's fourth New York solo and his first one-person show at Steven Harvey Fine Arts...

 
 
 
TEXTING: Julia Schwartz at LA Visitor Welcome Center

TEXTING: JULIA SCHWARTZ AT LA VISITOR WELCOME CENTER

Mary Addison Hackett recently caught up with Julia Schwartz on the occasion of Schwartz's current show, “tenderly cradled and lavishly...

Soberly upbeat: Summer shows at DC Moore

SOBERLY UPBEAT: SUMMER SHOWS AT DC MOORE

Contributed by Jonathan Stevenson / Summer is irrevocably a time for diversion and good cheer, but how much escapism can be indulged...

 
 
 
Facing reality: The Seattle Art Fair

FACING REALITY: THE SEATTLE ART FAIR

Contributed by Erin Langner / In the center of the 2018 Seattle Art Fair, Chilean-born artist Alfredo Jaar's white neon script, hovering...

Fiction: The Western Tailor

FICTION: THE WESTERN TAILOR

Contributed by Shubha Sunder / At seven o'clock Ramesh turns off the sewing machine, slings his leather bag over his shoulder, and...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape Oil Painting "Leaf Falling Early Morning" by California...

Abstract Landscape Oil Painting "Leaf Falling Early Morning" by California Artist Cecelia Catherine Rappaport

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Framed by Kim Blair

Framed by Kim Blair

(Three citrus paintings framed and hung in collector's home) Lime Twist Blood Oranges Yellow Boats for Vincent I thought you might enjoy seeing how this collector framed and... Read more ...

Apricot Sky, by Kim Blair

Apricot Sky, by Kim Blair

Apricot Sky It's that luscious time of year when the sun creates a warm golden light that accentuates the rich fall colours. There is an urban farm not far from our home here... Read more ...

Goedenmorgen Doetinchem. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Goedenmorgen Doetinchem. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Goedenmorgen Doetinchem. Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Oil on panel. 3 x 40 cm. Read more ...

House for a Photographer / Studio Razavi architecture

House for a Photographer / Studio Razavi architecture

© Simone Bossi Architects: Studio Razavi architecture Location: France Area: 130.0 m2 Project Year: 2013 Photographs: Simone Bossi © Simone Bossi Text description provided by... Read more ...

Days 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 Passion challenge

Days 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 Passion challenge

I keep going to the same place...seeing what I can do to create a painting. Sometimes I rework it in the studio and it then I change the season. Read more ...

Day 4 passion challenge

Day 4 passion challenge

Pastel 6x8" Memory painting from my morning walk. Read more ...

Fried Food

Fried Food

Fried Food12 x 16 oil on panel220 $ USD SOLD Read more ...

Pansy impatiens flower flora still life painting original direct from artist

Pansy impatiens flower flora still life painting original direct from artist

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PURPLE MOVEMENT - 4" x 6" acrylic sky by Susan Roden

PURPLE MOVEMENT - 4" x 6" acrylic sky by Susan Roden

PURPLE MOVEMENT*4" x 6" acrylic on board / *unframed$75 - tax & shipping inclusive Fast and fluid. .. the purple cloud flew as the pastel colors tumbled and rolled. Light... Read more ...