Archive for August, 2012

Carmen Sotuela’s Gentle Resilience in Bucolic Scenes of Surrealist Color

Carmen Sotuela’s Gentle Resilience in Bucolic Scenes of Surrealist Color

| August 28, 2012

Carmen Sotuela’s buoyant oil paintings switch effortlessly between naturalism, symbolism, figural, and vista views. The artist borrows the formal composition of traditional landscapes for her paintings of the countryside, but packs each canvas with an impossible number of details and unique moments. Carmen Sotuela-Dimorphoteca Though they mimic old-fashioned serenity, the landscapes are actually highly engineered […]

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Nicolo’ Orsi Battaglini and Donatella Colasanti Exhibition Announcement

| August 28, 2012

The original work of Italian artists, Nicolo’ Orsi Battaglini and Donatella Colasanti will be on display in In Reverie of Form. The exhibition is scheduled to run from September 15 through October 5, 2012. The opening reception will be held on Thursday night, September 20, 2012 from 6-8 pm Entrance is free and all art […]

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Creative documentations. Photography by Bruno Falcao

Creative documentations. Photography by Bruno Falcao

| August 28, 2012

The photographs of Brazilian artist Bruno Falcão strive to capture the truth beneath the eye’s initial impression. With wonderful compositions and rich, vibrant colors, this body of work can be seen as representing the artist’s determination to merge the creative with the documentary. Bruno Falcão-Contemporary Bate Bola Shooting around the country of Brazil, Falcão searches […]

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Kunsthaus Bregenz presents Cooperation Goethe Institute Nairobi

Kunsthaus Bregenz presents Cooperation Goethe Institute Nairobi

| August 21, 2012

Kunsthaus Bregenz presents Cooperation Goethe Institute Nairobi on view 26 10, 2012 – 20 01, 2013. Upgradaison, 2010 Video installation Produced by Slum-TV © Slum-TV / Chris King / 2010 The Kunsthaus Bregenz (KUB) presents temporary exhibitions of international contemporary art in Bregenz, capital of the Austrian Federal State of Vorarlberg. Commissioned by the State […]

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Museo Amparo presents Francis Alys. Fabiola exhibition

Museo Amparo presents Francis Alys. Fabiola exhibition

| August 14, 2012

Museo Amparo presents Francis Alys. Fabiola, an exhibition on view through October 15, 2012. The exhibition features more than four hundred images of St. Fabiola, acquired over more than a decade by Francis Alÿs, the Belgian artist settled in Mexico. Francis Alys Fabiola (inventory no. 102). Paint on canvas. The collection, where every work is […]

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The Power of Color in Ralph White’s Art at Agora Gallery

The Power of Color in Ralph White’s Art at Agora Gallery

| August 2, 2012

Ralph White’s emotive color fusion abstractions explore art as a deeply transformative and free-flowing force of universal intelligence. Encouraging the subtle convergence of art and observer, White is a purveyor of intense emotionality, his aggressive application of pigment and choice of dark and warming hues producing immersive, appealing results. Having adopted painting as a process […]

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Fred Mou. Inspired by Marine Life

Fred Mou. Inspired by Marine Life

| August 2, 2012

Swiss expressionist painter Fred Mou conjures his often nearly abstract compositions from an unusual combination of experiences: years spent working as an architect, and coastal areas visited during extensive travels all over the world. Fred Mou-Asteroide His sharp acrylic lines initially suggest illustration, and there is an architectural precision to their forms and their relationship […]

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