The Working Proof

I have a print edition up on the Working Proof.  They are a great resource for great print editions by artists.  Each artists print is paired with a charity. See my print “Ozz” here. Its an edition of 50 prints for $30 each! They release a new print once a week, on Tuesdays…

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Alan Shields Retrospective

In Alan Shields “Something Goin’on and On”, at Greenberg Van Doren Gallery I was astounded how although they only were showing works of his of the 1970-80’s nothing felt dated.  The works were whimsical, colourful, and experimentive.  It was not a really large show or gallery but a good size…

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Colossal Judy Pfaff Collages

Tangling, floating, bouncing, forming, suspending, becoming, unwinding, twirling, rising, falling, maddening, growing, changing, happening, sensational, chaotic, and obsessive are words that come to mind when trying to describe an installation of artist Judy Pfaff.  Pfaff’s installations are a physical equivalent to Abstract Expressionist painting coming to life yet, are still…

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Cowboys of Color – Swain & Shields

Robert Swain and Alan Shields were some groovy colorful dudes! Both natives of the Midwest who ended up on the New York scene of the 1960’s.  Although they made their color rich works in the 1960-70’s they feel very fresh and contemporary.  Swain, born 1940 in Austin, Texas is a…

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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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