Trudy Benson

TRUDY BENSON – SPACE JAM IN THE PROJECT SPACE: KENT DORN – Recent Work May 6th – June 12th, 2010. Public reception Thursday, May 6th, 6-8pm. from the press release: Freight+Volume is pleased to announce the debut of a significant new talent, Trudy Benson. Working in the rich abstract vein…

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Anton Perich Machine Paintings

I find these fascinating! Perich made his own machine to create his large scale paintings. “In 1977-78 I designed and built an electric painting machine (an early predecessor of the ink jet printer/scanner) and in 1979 I had my first show of electric paintings at the Tony Shafrazi Gallery in…

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Cyprien Gaillard, Cities of Gold and Mirrors

The enigmatic video installation, Cities of Gold and Mirrors as seen in Austin’s contemporary non-profit space, Arthouse was created by the young French artist Cyprien Gaillard (born in Paris 1980) a 16 mm film transferred to video of 8 min. 52 sec.  Gaillard’s work has recently been on display worldwide…

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Dorothea Tanning

Dorothea Tanning was born August 25, 1910 and is an American Surrealist painter, printmaker, sculptor and writer. She has also designed sets and costumes for ballet and theatre.  This year was her 100th birthday and there were many exhibitions worldwide to commemorate the event. A bronze version of Capricorn at…

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