Tag: New York

Mary Henderson’s Sunday Paintings series

Mary Henderson sources material from social media and photo-sharing websites in her new series Sunday Paintings, on at Lyons Wier Gallery through March 29.  She focuses on the leisure activities of her peers and “fellow gentrifiers,” the well-educated, middle-class, neophyte city dweller – active and happy in privileged […]

Chris Temple: Three Cities

Artist Chris Temple has three favorites: New York, Vienna and his native Toronto, all subjects for paintings at an exhibition held this month at Nicholas Metivier Gallery.  He focuses on the sharp angles that intersect with the “barriers and connectors” of an urban landscape – such as bridges […]

Jacob Hashimoto’s Kite-Like Tapestries

Jacob Hashimoto is on a slew of favorites lists for The Armory Show, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year.  The Colorado-born, New York artist uses traditional Japanese methods to create large-scale “tapestries” out of thousands of pieces of hand crafted paper and wood.