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Innocence to Power: Shifting Depictions of Women over Five Centuries of Art   Pick-button-0f29c6c075c514ef3a12253f1d60018e
Posted 4/13/15

The venerable New Orleans fine art and antiques specialists M.S. Rau Antiques have taken on a vast and complex subject for their latest exhibition. Innocence. Temptation. Power. The Evolution of Women in Art aims to chart the representation of women in art from the 15th century through the Modern era. The exhibition comprises over 50 works dating from c. 1420 to the 1960s, which we are invited to appraise as products of their time and place, and to peel back the layers of conditioning that atte... [more]

Dismembered Appendages: Kandis Williams   Pick-button-0f29c6c075c514ef3a12253f1d60018e
Posted 8/9/13

Kandis Williams cut her teeth in New Orleans and the gritty soul of the southern city shines through in her large-scale collages and sculptures. In the spirit of The Big Easy, Williams’ work carries a veneer of tragedy and violence that hovers on the surface of her images. Traces of the city, its mingling with the occult, and the impact it has made on Williams’ vision are embedded in each work and seem inseparable from their presentation. Her work is not delicate. Far from it, in fact: it trac... [more]

Art Sold before show opened  
Mark Comon, Jerry Hicks, Lawrence Manning, Janet Milhomme, Eric Raptosh at Cannery Row Studios August 4th, 2012 - August 19th, 2012
Posted 8/4/12

     As many already know, I am curating the all photography group show, "F8 and be there," at Cannery Row Studios in Redondo Beach.      We had an interesting experience while putting the placards by the art tonight (Fri, Aug 2). A woman asked if she could look at the gallery and bought the first piece of art she laid her eyes on. It is one of the 16 photographs from the India Series by Hill Street Studios photographers Lawrence Manning.      If you have time tomorrow, Saturday, Aug 4,... [more]

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