Ortega y Gasset Projects opens the fall 2015 season with two concurrent exhibitions. A joint reception will be held on Friday, September 11, 6-9pm.
September 11 – October 18, 2015
Opening Reception: , September 11, 6 – 9pm
The word “colorful” is broadly used to describe many things that have color. However, in many aesthetic and utilitarian applications, color is often interspersed with black, white and neutrals to achieve “balance”. The works in this exhibition forgo such measures and force the viewer to confront color against color, without the breathing room normally provided. When these works are placed in context, the potential for further color clash is exponential.
Working within traditions of painterly abstraction, Gorelick, Scavavino, Tinkler and Van Beek explore color as conveyed via the plasticity of paint (in the case of Gorelick’s work, printer ink; in Scavavino’s, paper pulp). The bodily implications within these abstract works are highlighted by the overtly figurative and …more…
Ortega y Gasset Projects
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