re-blues 11 series

-blue 11 no. 2 (detail) by bruno neiva

PARCELS, a text art exhibition by bruno neiva

Parcels - bruno neiva

You are kindly invited to attend to PARCELS, a text art exhibition held by bruno neiva at Casa Museo Casares Quiroga, 12, Panaderas St., in A Coruña, Spain, from 2nd to 28th September 2014. PARCELS is comprised of an heterogeneous set of text artworks where language registers and typography are combined with image and composition […]

Six collages by Adrian Jugaru

Hush Now Little Baby (detail) - Adrian Jugaru

elegy by bruno neiva

Alain Delon as Jef Costello

elegy (in memory of victor esteban celeiro) noir coffee spilled over the newspaper we talked for hours, jobless hours about borders, coups and the icelandic landscape jef costello was brought into the conversation, combed hair and smart suit – holding a gun, bluish stare over greyish glare the talk went on at full tilt, it […]

Saint Celluloid

Silver (detail) - Kalliope Amorphous

Artist’s Statement: Saint Celluloid is a series of self-portraits exploring both the vulnerability and immortality of the film star as well as the potentially oppressive and regressive culture of fame. These images were Inspired by the idea of instrumental transcommunication (ITC), a term coined by Ernst Senkowski in the 1970s to refer to communication through […]

Collages by Carlyle Baker

Kathmandu (detail) by Carlyle Baker

Artist’s Statement: we are here to go we had to do what we did or we couldn’t do it.

several operatic productions flattening the thinking portion of the tongue

withdrawn from stock (detail) / Irina & Silviu Székely

Artists’ Statement:This series of works is somehow a playful dialogue with art history, perhaps an involuntary attempt to re-evaluate our contemporary attitudes towards the authenticity and “immortality” of what is called a “Work of Art”; to bring into a parallel relationship our joyous and unattainable (mis)understanding of what is Modern and what Walter Benjamin calls […]

Dreams, Reflections of the City: Paintings by Ricker Winsor

Mumble Jumble (detail) - Ricker Winsor

Artist’s statement: People ask how it is that I am living in Bali and making paintings of the city; a good question. I grew up in and around New York City and lived in other cities as well. All of those early impressions, and later ones inspired by looking out at Dhaka, Bangladesh from the […]

Diorama: Photographs by Ido Abramsohn

Ido Abramsohn - Welcome to Lebanon 2 (detail)

Artist’s Statement Models of Israeli soldiers and Palestinian insurgents and civilians were photographed and enlarged to human size. The new scale of the models casts the original meaning of the images in doubt, and enables us to scrutinize the stereotypical perception of the image of the “good” and “bad” soldier, as well as to examine […]

Leisure Scenes 0-11, by bruno neiva

Leisure Scene 0 (detail) by bruno neiva

Leisure Scenes is an on-going series of acrylic / mixed media paintings and collages. Textured with a confined use of colour and built on abstract imagery, Leisure Scenes is a set of playful scenes of pure unengaged leisure. media: acrylic on canvas-covered MDF panel / mixed media on canvas-covered MDF panel year: 2012 series: Leisure […]