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Come Flybabyboyfly with Me

by Lee Ann Norman
Dollops of chocolate, lavender, robin’s egg blue, pink, and spearmint dominate the paintings in “flybabyboyfly,” David Antonio Cruz's  first New York solo exhibition. Figures emerge from a buttery palette of swirls, peaks and swoops of abstracted wonder, shifting between poles of masculine and feminine, real and unreal, hard and soft. Using a variety of media including oil paint and enamel, gold leaf, fabric, film, sculpture and installation, “flybabyboyfly” tries to locate some of the places in life where definitions and boundaries are more fluid and less rigid. For Cruz, this place exists wi... [more]
Posted by Lee Ann Norman on 5/22/11