Summer Solos, Part 1: Brenda Goodman
Summer Solos, Part 2: Debra Ramsay
Summer Solos, Part 3: Helen Miranda Wilson
Summer Solos, Part 4: Karen Schifano
On a recent trip to
Shimmer, 2014, mixed media, 48 x 36 inches
In viewing the work however, what matters is the way light appears to flow across the surface, or how inserts of copper or other metal intensify an existing glow. Those tacks, hammered at regular intervals but not rigorously measured, not only hold the whole thing in place but also create vertical polyrhythms against the horizontality of the pieced composition. So add a suggestion of music to the energetic mix.
Installation views at Arden Gallery
Above left: Red Pair, with Cugat and Montalban; right, Shimmer
(Sculpture is by Michelle Knox)
Below: Shimmer and All Good Intentions
Green Shade, 2014, mixed media, 36 x 36 inches
Installation with Green Shade several smaller works
You can read more on Natale's blog.
The exhibition is up through August 30. Be sure to visit Kim Bernard’s solo exhibition in the front gallery and (insert shameless plug here) a peek into the back room, where the work of gallery artists, including my own, is on salon-style display.