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Salesroom Artist: Eun Young Yun  
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2/19/13 Posted 2/19/13

  (Image: Eun Young Yun, dancer, 2012 Oil on Canvas, 4 X 12 X 1 Inches; © Eun Young Yun)   Eun Young Yun (b. 1968, Bussan, South Korea) When I was a little, I felt some inspiration from old masterpiece paintings such as Rembrandt. I love classical painting. Tradition contains long history about true story and personal perception. It very much fascinates me. Since then, I dreamed to be a great figurative artist like them. So, I studied Fine Arts at Kyong Song University in Korea and specialized... [more]

Salesroom Artist: Leemour Pelli  
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1/12/13 Posted 1/12/13

(Image:  Leemour Pelli, Eastward one, West, the other, 2010, oil on canvas, 60 x 48 x 2 inches;  © Leemour Pelli)   Leemour Pelli (b. New York City) I work in the diverse media of Painting, Sculpture, installations, works on paper, photography, and prints. My work explores the nature of reality and contemporary existence. It reflects on social and psychological aspects of interrelationships, within the context of perception, sensorial experiences, and the human condition. In some of my work, I focus on manifesting not... [more]

Salesroom Artist: Robert Gaudreau  
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1/1/13 Posted 1/1/13

(Image: Robert Gaudreau, 8 9 10 Books, 2006, oil on canvas, 36 x 72 x 5 inches; © Robert Gaudreau)   Robert Gaudreau (b. 1957, Ridgewood, New Jersey) As a self taught emerging painter surfacing into the fine art world, offering a diverse and high standard portfolio of work. Mr. Gaudreau's focus on an experimental approach applied to the expressionism in painting, which varies between the figurative, abstract and surreal expression. Mr. Gaudreau's inspirations come from all sources in life... [more]

Donald Moffett: On Our New York Watchlist  
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10/21/11 Posted 10/21/11

(Image: Donald Moffett, Lot 010910 (Lucky), 2010, Oil on linen with wood panel support,16 x 16 inches; Courtesy of the artist and Marianne Boesky Gallery. © Donald Moffett) Donald Moffett (b. 1955, Texas, USA) As a painter, Moffett extends the traditional two-dimensional frame by creating highly textured relief works in oil paint or sometimes turning monochrome surfaces into intricate illuminations by incorporating video projections. The subject matter of his paintings-from politics and his... [more]

China-ism II: Democracy or Economy? (13th Sep. - 9th Oct.,2011)  
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9/19/11 Posted 9/19/11

(Excerpt from 'China-ism II: Democracy or Economy?' posted on White Box. Found on http://www.whiteboxny.org/current.html) Showing works by Anton S. Kandinksy and Ai Weiwei. Curated by David Rong and Alex Demko. China has galvanized a powerhouse economy, and its contemporary art is now in a state to deliver a Viagra effect to the contemporary art world at large. When Andy Warhol transformed Mao into a pop art icon through his larger than life portrait, Mao entered the international art scene and became a timeless symb... [more]

Louise Peabody: On Our New York Watchlist  
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7/7/11 Posted 7/7/11

(Image: Louise Peabody, Emma In Stripes, 38 x 28 in., oil on canvas; © Louise Peabody) Louise Peabody My paintings and drawings are emotional narratives that explore the unseen – a subtle world of psychic energy. A reality lies below the surface and is revealed through visual clues. In creating a likeness of my subjects, I transcend their physical presence, capturing the who versus the what in the person before me. ---Louise Peabody Louise Peabody's paintings and drawings have been featured... [more]

Alexander Ross: On Our New York Watchlist  
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6/8/11 Posted 6/8/11

(Image: Alexander Ross, Untitled, 2011, oil on canvas, 50 x 60 inches; © David Nolan Gallery) Alexander Ross (b. 1960, Denver, CO, USA) Recently, Alexander Ross has become inspired by the tradition of painting en plein air (“in the open air”). This new interest has expanded his practice in the studio to evoke the spontaneity and romance of recreating nature as if he were standing in the midst of it outdoors. For the first time, realistic landscapes appear in his paintings as though we are expe... [more]

Lois Dodd: On Our New York Watchlist  
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1/10/11 Posted 1/10/11

(Image: Lois Dodd, Open Poppy, 2007, oil on masonite,11 x 11 inches; © Lois Dodd) For over fifty years Lois Dodd has painted her immediate everyday surrounds at the places she has chosen to live: New York’s Lower East Side, rural mid-coast Maine, and the Delaware Water Gap. Shed and Tree (2002) an oil painting on masonite, which is included in Betwixt & Between, features a motif of structure in the landscape that Dodd has returned to again and again over her career. She favors small-scaled wood o... [more]


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