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Painter’s Palette: Interview with Jacob Ouillette

Ouillette, Calliope, 2011, oil/canvas, 48"x60"

Interview with Jacob Ouillette who showed at Nancy Margolis Gallery from October 20th until November 26th, 2011 at 523 West 25th Street, New York, NY

Ouillette, Calliope, 2011, oil/canvas, 48"x60"

Megan M. Garwood (MMG):  What is a brushstroke to you?

Jacob Ouillette (JO): To me, it is many things.  In the first place, the brushstroke is the embodiment of an idea or feeling.  It is a voice.  The Brushstroke is … Continue reading »

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A Figure Flattens Japanese Artworld with Robust Tradition

Installation, photograph courtsey of CATM

CATM CHELSEA and Fund Art Now SYNAPSE by Yasuto Sasada (Japanese artist) November 3rd until December 4th, 2011 500 10th Avenue

Installation, photograph courtesy of CATM

Restrain from squashing the next cockroach you see: he may be your last. Could you imagine New York City citizens championing for our blackbeetle buddies? Artist Yasuto Sasada rallies people in Japan to help those who have been hurt by the series of natural … Continue reading »

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C’est si Bon: Sydney Albertini “éphémère” through March 12 at the French Institute Alliane Française (fi:af gallery)

Exhibition Shot from fi:af's Website

Exhibition Shot courtesy of fi:af's Website

22 East 60th Street

fi:af gallery is open Tuesday through Friday from 11am until 6pm and Saturday from 11am until 5pm.

Courtesy of fi:af's Website

New Yorkers haven’t received tax returns yet, so their trips to Paris may not happen until well into May. Luckily the fi:af gallery at the French Institute Alliance Française displays the paintings of Paris born and New York bread … Continue reading »

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Gallery Nights Every Wednesday this February: Heidi Howard through January at Con Artisty

Heidi Howard Flyer from Con Artist Website (conartistnyc.com)

Heidi Howard Flyer from Con Artist Website

119 Ludlow Street (Basement Level) between Rivington and Delancey

02.02.2011 8pm – Late: Heidi Howard Opening Party 02.09.2011 8pm – Late: Heidi Howard Gallery Night 02.16.2011 8pm – Late: Heidi Howard Gallery Night 02.23.2011 8pm – Late: Heidi Howard Closing Party

Con Artist presents a February exhibition of paintings by Heidi Howard. Of course, Con Artist will continue to host Wednesday Gallery nights, … Continue reading »

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Interview with Robert Storr

Donna Dennis:

Donna Dennis: Subway with Lighted Interior, 1974 Mixed media (wood, acrylic and enamel paint, masonite, incandescent light, fluorescent light fixture - unlit, cellulose compound, charcoal, graphite) 75" x 43" x 32" Collection of John and Thomas Solomon Photograph courtesy of Bevan Davies

On the occasion of That Is Then. This Is Now., Cameron Shaw spoke to Mr. Storr, who is the current Dean of the Yale University School of Art. … Continue reading »

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