There is an emphasis on the inclusion of senior artists whose works cogently reflect lives lived across significant changes in history.
Featuring works by assemblage artists working in LA in the 1970s, highlights include a large double body print by David Hammons. Also available are Abstract Expressionist works and Alma Thomas watercolors.
In many cases an acrylic painting is done with a combination of techniques that incorporates anything from screen printing to sponging. All techniques, including airbrushing, work well together when done in artist acrylic colors.
SUNY Newpaltz New York Curated by Livia Straus, Juror June 10 – July 30, 2017 Alice and Horace Chandler and North Galleries Undercurrents: The River as Metaphor / Hudson Valley Artists 2017 calls for works that address modernity by reflecting on the Hudson River: its history, its grandeur, and its singular ability to provide us […]
This two-floor retrospective—the largest Eisner exhibition ever in the United States—curated by Denis Kitchen and John Lind, comprises over 150 pieces including original artwork from Smash Comics (1939),
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These explain various techniques—how to work and paint with artist’s watercolor on paper, oils or acrylics on artist canvas; how to use pastels, pencils or pen and ink; how to work with different surfaces/grounds;
Acrylic paints offer so many positive attributes: fast drying time, water cleanup, huge color selections right from the tube, multiple surface preparations, brushes and other tools to work with, wild creativity, plus a modern history that includes space-age polymer elements. What more could you ask?