Usually we wear masks to disguise ourselves, to hide some of who we are. Though, in the case of these paintings from Alea Hurst, the masks reveal much more. The Atlanta based artist paints with oil on fabric with bits of her figures exposing the patterns beneath. Alea combines cultural and tribal masks with figures … Continue reading Alea Hurst’s Societal Masks

  Conceptual photographer Rebecca Handler recently teamed up with expressive painter Akira Beard to create the series “Psych Beauty”, a project channeling an era of vivid color and kaleidoscopic imagery reminiscent of a psychotropic lucid dream. Akira’s brush strokes come into being with Rebecca’s visual direction creating emotive silhouettes that emerge from clouds of color. … Continue reading Psych Beauty – Rebecca Handler & Akira Beard Collaboration

“COLOR, FORM brings together the figurative works of 3 up and coming NYC artists on the cusp of mainstream recognition. For this 1-month exhibition, Erik Jones, Zofia Bogusz and Rodrigo Valles are creating works that interlace their distinct painting styles with colorful imagery and the human form. Each artist is a skilled contemporary painter that … Continue reading “Color, Form” Group Show at Sacred Gallery NYC

  Painter Charmaine Olivia’s solo show “Muses” in the new White Walls/Shooting Gallery space in San Francisco, CA – February 2013

Brett Amory‘s ”Anonymous” show at Zerofriends in Oakland, CA – February 2013