When you spend eight years making a 2,300 pound painting,
it is most likely going to define your legacy.
the world of condo: crazed and comical
indifferent to conventional niceties, condo’s paintings are garish and theatrical — drawing from old master’s methodology, but in the vein of american pop
Perverted and yet pervasive, these works by pop painter, John Wesley are at once alluring and erotic. His distinctive palette is undeniable: pastel blues and pinks with contour lines, traced imagery repeated and reversed.
“Using various utilitarian materials like cement, steel, and burlap in processes that embrace modularity and geometric repetition, Hagen creates works that are as disorienting as they are ordered.” – Hammer Museum, Made in LA 2012
hand-drawn and hand-painted – her fastidious works in photo realism
guided a 30 person tour through her space a couple months back. she was preparing for a soon-to-be sold out show in new york. so much paint. i could swim in her paint.
images photographed by daniel rolnik and asuka hisa
My design for the invitation to the Israel Museum’s West Coast fundraiser. Hosted by collector Cheri Morgan, who owns the complete works of “Warhol’s Jews: 10 Portraits Reconsidered.”
Image: Andy Warhol’s “Sarah Bernhardt” (1980)
GIUSEPPE MARIA CRESPI
Oil on canvas
Civico Museo Bibliografico Musicale, Bologna