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JESSICA SILVERMAN - FOULADI - RATIO 3
EVER GOLD - CASEMORE KIRKEBY
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Jessica Silverman Gallery: An Uncanny Order - Sebastian Fierro, Matt Lipps, Nevine Mahmoud
Comment by AB: Oil paintings by Sebastian Fierro look as good close-in as they do at a distance-- the colors, how the compositional elements relate, and the orderliness of the brushstrokes. Photo constructions by Matt Lipps are confident and precise, and cast, carved and laminated sculptures by Nevine Mahmoud are serene, satisfying and have an undercurrent of optimism. I love well-made art, and that's what we've got here.
Art by Sebastian Fierro at Jessica Silverman Gallery.
Detail of brush strokes on art in above image (like it).
Nevine Mahmoud, Sebastian Fierro & Matt Lipps at Jessica Silverman Gallery.
Photography & construction by Matt Lipps.
Art in above image closer and from the side.
Sculpture by Nevine Mahmoud.
Nevine Mahmoud sculpture.
L-R, art by Nevine Mahmoud, Matt Lipps & Sebastian Fierro..
Fouladi Projects: Omar Chacon - Mesalinas Operaticas
Comment by AB: Nobody combines, controls and regiments drips and slivers of color like Omar Chacon. Candy-coated goodness.
All-color art by Omar Chacon at Fouladi Projects.
Pinkie cam detail of art in above image.
Omar Chacon and his art at Fouladi Projects.
Paint drip art by Omar Chacon (nicely done).
Wall of art by Omar Chacon.
Pinkie cam detail of paint drip art in above image.
Overview - Omar Chacon art show at Fouladi Projects.
Ratio 3 Gallery: Black Sun/Red Moon - Pictures from Japan
Artists/photographers: Daido Moriyama, Eikoh Hosoe, Erika Yoshino, Hitoshi Tsukiji, Ikko Narahara, Kansuke Yamamoto, Kiyoshi Suzuki, Masahiro Kodaira, Michio Yamauchi, Nakaji Yasui, Naoya Hatakeyama, Nobuyoshi Araki, Risaku Suzuki, Shomei Tomatsu, and Yutaka Takanashi.
Comment by AB: Survey of contemporary and modern Japanese photography, mainly from the mid- to late twentieth century. Worth a visit. Apologies on the captions-- not enough price lists. This one couple had two of the few lists between them and wouldn't let me borrow or even hold one to look at. Thanks jerks.
Photograph by Nobuyoshi Araki at Ratio 3 Gallery.
Modern Japanese photography.
Photographs from Japan.
Modernist images in the glass case.
Explosion photographs by Naoya Hatakeyama.
Vintage Polaroid photograph.
Contemporary photography from Japan.
Installation view - Japanese photography at Ratio 3 Gallery.
Ever Gold [Projects]: Mark Flood - Paintings From The War For Social Justice
Comment by AB: Mark Flood takes a little time off from his bread & butter art to say a few choice words about interpersonal interactions on the Internet in particular, and on Facebook in particularly particular. But you can see some bread & butter art too.
Internet-themed art by Mark Flood at Ever Gold Projects.
Loads of likes - every social networker's dream - by Mark Flood.
Social networking installation - art by Mark Flood.
Bread & butter art by Mark Flood.
The art Mark Flood is best known for.
Social commentary art/installation by Mark Flood at Ever Gold Projects.
Casemore Kirkeby: Viviane Sassen - Pikin Slee; Elspeth Diederix - In These Shadows
Comment by AB: Dutch artists and longtime friends Viviane Sassen and Elspeth Diederix show a selection of their recent work. Semi-abstractions of people and places by Viviane Sassen contrast with mainly plant life by Elspeth Diederix. Check it out.
Photography by Elspeth Diederix at Casemore Kirkeby (nicely done).
Like that jello still-life on the left - Elspeth Diederix photography.
Delicate Dandelion still-life by Elspeth Diederix.
Photography by Viviane Sassen.
Viviane Sassen photographs.
Photograph in above image closer.
Ambiance - Viviane Sassen & Elspeth Diederix photos at Casemore Kirkeby.