Instructors at Large

On Exhibition: Reginato’s Eccentric Constructions

  • April 17, 2015


Opening April 17 at the Museum of Art – DeLand (FL) is Peter Reginato: Eccentric Constructions, an exhibition “composed primarily of painted conceptual shapes fabricated from welded steel.” Opening simultaneously is a comprehensive overview of work by former Art Students League instructor Byron Browne. Both exhibitions continue through July 5, 2015.

Peter Reginato, Strange Fruit, 1987. Painted steel, 11 x 10 x  7 in.

Peter Reginato, Strange Fruit, 1987. Painted steel, 11 x 10 x 7 in.

 

Jerry Weiss on Correggio’s Jupiter and Io

  • April 15, 2015


In his latest article for the “Master Class” column of The Artist’s Magazine, Jerry Weiss writes about Antonio Allegri da Correggio’s Jupiter and Io, one of four commissioned canvases, the artist painted “depicting the loves of Jupiter, the god who … transformed himself into nonhuman forms in order to indulge amatory indiscretions without being discovered by his wife, Juno.” Weiss’s article (PDF here) will appear in the June 2015 issue of The Artist’s Magazine.

Antonio Allegri da Correggio, Jupiter and Io, ca. 1532–33. Oil on canvas, 63 4/5 x 29 1/2 in. Kunsthistorisches Museum.

Antonio Allegri da Correggio, Jupiter and Io, ca. 1532–33. Oil on canvas, 63 4/5 x 29 1/2 in. Kunsthistorisches Museum.

A review of Pat Lipsky at ACME Fine Art

  • April 9, 2015


Pat Lipsky, Builder, 1999. Alkyd, oil, collage, and acrylic on canvas, 41⅞ x 80¼ in.

Pat Lipsky, Builder, 1999. Alkyd, oil, collage, and acrylic on canvas, 41⅞ x 80¼ in.

“These are breathing, organic works, dressed in the clothing of geometric abstraction,” writes art critic Cate McQuaid for a review in the Boston Globe of Pat Lipsky’s current solo show at ACME Fine Art. Read more about the show, Pat Lipsky: Twenty Years, which continues through April 26, in “Artists Committed to Technique and Color.”

Sherry Camhy’s Moses

  • April 2, 2015


Moses

“The image of Moses,” explains Sherry Camhy, “is drawn with sterling silver and fourteen and eighteen carat gold. Small lengths of various widths of the metals were cut then carefully shaped and placed in holders of appropriate sizes.”

Sherry Camhy‘s Moses is included in Women of the BookJewish Women Recording, Reflecting, Revisiting, a visual, interpretive scroll based on the form and content of a traditional Torah scroll created on 54 parchment panels (the number of Torah portions) by 54 Jewish women artists from around the world. You can read more about Camhy’s process here.

Naomi Campbell in the PS11 Paddle8 Auction

  • April 2, 2015


Naomi Campbell, Untitled, 2015. Oil on canvas, diptych, 12 x 24 in.

Naomi Campbell, Untitled, 2015. Oil on canvas, diptych, 12 x 24 in.

Naomi Campbell participated in the PS11 Paddle8 Auction, submitting Untitled (above), to benefit the William T Harris School in the heart of Chelsea, Manhattan, NY.

    My works are my portrait. They are my children. — Constantin Brancusi