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Todd Schorr: Atomic Cocktail

September 22 - December 30, 2018
Save the Date: Opening Celebration, Friday, September 21, 2018 Artist Todd Schorr has earned broad recognition as a master painter. The style and influences of his complex narrative painting have been attributed from a multitude of sources from Northern Renaissance to 18th and 19th century Romantic painters. Schorr combines a complex contemporary imagery with an illustrative style. His intricate narratives are both relevant and relatable. Todd Schorr: Atomic Cocktail takes a closer look at the connection between the synthesis of visual culture from the artist’s childhood and his current pictorial language. Popular culture clearly had a significant impact on young Schorr. From the beginnin…

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Todd Schorr: Atomic Cocktail
Todd Schorr. Ape Worship, 2007. Acrylic on canvas. 96 x 120 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

When the Water Rises: Recent Paintings by Julie Heffernan

September 22 - December 30, 2018
Save the Date: Opening Reception, Friday, September 21, 2018 Julie Heffernan’s recent paintings create alternative habitats in response to environmental disaster and planetary excess. With rising waters, she imagines worlds in trees or on rafts in which undulating mattresses, tree boughs, and road signs guide the journey. Construction cones interrupt the landscape signaling places to stop, enter tiny interior worlds, and reflect on the human condition—its feckless activity, violence, failure, and redemption. Heffernan tends these alternative environments to safeguard bounties we cannot live without. In other moments, she names names and points fingers to those people and activities impli…

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When the Water Rises: Recent Paintings by Julie Heffernan
Julie Heffernan. Camp Bedlam, 2016. Oil on canvas. 68x104 inches. Courtesy of Catharine Clark Gallery

Andy Harris: A Second Helping of Leftovers

September 22 - December 30, 2018
“My collages read as simple objects.  Articles of trash floating down the street are portrayed in a way that compounds the true nature of their existence. I’m drawn to producing gravity and dimension while creating work that is playful and energetic. I walk, I collect, I produce.” What happens to objects when we no longer want or need them? A tool, a telephone, a fast food wrapper, all discarded and forgotten about. Disposing of objects without much thought has unfortunately become part of our throwaway society. Andy Harris stops to take a second look at these discarded objects and uses them as inspiration and source materials. Harris is a collector of objects.  He shines a light on…

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Andy Harris: A Second Helping of Leftovers
Andy Harris: Neighborhood Watch Souvenirs #1-30. Mixed media collage. 8" X 10". Courtesy of the artist.