Sisters: Elly Liyana Seeing Double

Singapore artist Elly Liyana illustrates in Indian ink and  graphite on paper, and takes her inspiration from artists such as Edward Hopper, René Magritte and Gustav Klimt.   These are from her series of double sisters. This was the first set of sisters.  See more of her work […]

Danilo Ursini: Always Black & White

Danilo Ursini works in mixed media, acrylic and enamel, always in black and white, with shots of gold and red.  He has lived in Italy, traveled extensively, and now lives in Toronto. Ursini has exhibited at the Florence Biennale, the Louvre and the Venice Biennale of Architecture.  (Above […]

Above the Tree Line: Large Format

The 32 large format photographic color prints on exhibit at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery are selected from a body of work by Arnold Zageris, who focuses on arctic and sub-arctic regions of Canada. They’re captured using a traditional large format 4×5 view camera. (Above: Minerals, Labrador; Below: Frost, […]

David Hockney: ‘A Bigger Picture’ in Spain

Time for some David Hockney. The Guggenheim Bilbao offers A Bigger Picture, the first major Spanish exhibition to celebrate the crucial role of landscape in the career of this artist, considered the most important living British painter. -Woldgate Woods, 21, 23 & 29 November 2006 Bright landscapes inspired […]

Todd McLellan: Disassembly in Motion

Toronto photographer Todd McLellan’s disassembly work has captured significant attention. His photo art shows the ordered mechanics of dismantled relics: phones, clocks, cameras. He also captures the motion of his work, in this lawnmower, for example, and in video (at the end of the post). It’s interesting to […]

Rachel Foullon’s Wall: Rescued from a Barn

Rachel Foullon’s solo exhibition at ltd los angeles is a mind-boggling combination of 35 layered and entangled clusters of found materials and fabrics, including old ropes, frayed electrical cords, cracked garden hoses and other out-of-use items gutted from an old cow barn in upstate New York. –Cluster X, […]