Avner Ben-Gal

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Avner Ben-Gal at Sadie Coles HQ   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Avner Ben-Gal at Sadie Coles HQ - South Audley St January 18th, 2012 - March 10th, 2012
Posted 1/22/12
It’s a cruel world, according to Avner Ben-Gal. In his paintings and drawings the Israeli-born artist unveils an uncanny world of shaken-up dream logic in which human forms are melded with Swiss Army knives, faceless women appear in graphic anatomical detail, and figures both human and fantasy appear in confrontation with each other. It’s the bad dream that haunts our waking hours, the sinister side of life that we try to brush away. Over two rooms, this exhibition at Sadie Coles takes in a... [more]