- js reader version
- email this article
- view hidden posts
- tags and related articles
by George Billis Gallery LA
Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2006 at 1:15 PM
LA@georgebillis.com 310 838 3685 2716 South La Cienega Blvd.
George Billis Gallery, L.A. will exhibit paintings by Michelle Muldrow, Glenn Ossiander and
Derek Buckner, The exhibition will run from January 17 – February 25, 2006.
A reception for the artists will be held at the gallery on Saturday, January 21 from 5 – 8 p.m.
deb.freeway2.gif, image/gif, 432x327
San Francisco artist Michelle Muldrow creates painterly landscapes often derived from urban sprawl, shipping yards and deserted shopping malls. In imagery that blurs the line between abstraction and representation, Muldrow captures a glimpse of life from a highway bend. Muldrow explains, “I am interested in this relationship of nostalgia and the relationship we have with the environment around us. The distancing of the way we view the landscape, from a car window, from development to development, our relationships are repetitions in travel and acquisitions”. The daughter of a military parent, Muldrow’s work captures her childhood longing for the security of a known and constant place to call home.
Michelle Muldrow received her B.F.A. from The University of Minnesota. Her work resides in a number of prestigious collections.
Los Angeles artist Glenn Ossiander will exhibit recent color-field paintings that employ a mastery of texture and light to create implied movement. Glenn’s work explores the dualities present on the surface: active versus still, organic versus mechanical, form versus space, impulse versus discipline. The impasto acrylic surfaces resemble celestial roadmaps to far off galaxies and elements in time. Ossiander explains ”Often the light in the city flattens color. Other times it can be vivid. Where I live, along the coast, the light is usually clear and clean and the colors of the ocean, sky, mountains and foliage are brilliant – it is a wonderful environment for a painter.”
Glenn Ossiander studied at Pennsylvania Academy Of Fine Arts and the Philadelphia College of Art. His works has garnered critical praise and hangs in public and private collections.
New York based painter Derek Buckner draws his inspiration from the beauty within the seemingly banal settings of suburban houses and intersecting highways. It is through the artist’s expressive, elemental brushwork that he depicts vital images of the contemporary American landscape and infuses his subjects with energy.
The paintings vibrant palette and intensity of light give Buckner’s subject matter a reverential weight. Buildings and garages appear not only as elements of the suburban environment but also as blocks of color and light. The artist states, “There is a natural abstraction that occurs in our immediate surroundings. In my work I hope to show the viewer the delicate balance between the real and the abstract and to expose not only the terrifying and heroic nature of our suburban sprawl, but also its often haunting and surprisingly quiet beauty."
Derek Buckner received his B.F.A. from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His work can be found in several public and corporate collections internationally.
Report this post as:
Stop Circus Animal Suffering – Protestors Urge Audiences to Shun the Wild Animal Circus
Nuclear Shudown News Aufust 2016
WIKIpedia is not what we readers Thought nor is it even current about Pacifica or KPFK
"KPFK has a $500,000 deficit “ !! Can this be true?
Nuclear Shutdown News July 2016
A 99-page report "Election fraud" from Election Justice USA
INDY's KPFK radio program being eliminated ? too ?
Bertolt Brecht Testifies Before the House Un-American Activities Committee (1947) 2 min
Pacifica-KPFK Archives, director resignation
SAVE KPFK & PACIFICA: VOTE IN THIS CRUCIAL ELECTION!
KPFK radio elections for LSB coming Quick !
KPFK Local Station Board Elections In-Progress
Black Lives Matter Activist Jasmine Abdullah Sentenced Three Months in Jail on Attempted Lynching Charge
Why are the Park Rangers making it even more difficult for the homeless in Los Angeles?
Bernie Sanders in Lincoln Heights
Los Angeles Sit-In to Fight Voter Suppression
War Within California's 46th CD
NPR's David Greene & Alison Aubrey along with David Ludwig Shill For Factory Farm Eggs
2016 AT&T Shareholders engaged by Communications Workers of America D9 Activists
Communications Workers of America District 9 Action at AT&T Shareholders
Voter Registration at ELAC
LA Times Fails to Cover Protest Against Clinton
Violence Against Poor In Venice
California Safe Schools Honors 11 Year Old Daniel Randall
More Local News...
(A-Radio) Azerbaijan: the "flower holiday" of the dictator and the imprisoned anarchists
Sylvia Opens October 13 at Odyssey Theatre; Tanna Frederick Stars
Sylvia Opens October 12 at Odyssey Theatre; Tanna Frederick Stars
International Community Rallies to Protect a Monkey Species for the First Time in 30 Years
Causes of Great Problems Faded Out in Elections
Final Shot Trucchi
Cost of not caring: THE FINANCIAL AND HUMAN TOLL FOR NEGLECTING THE MENTALLY ILL
USA's President Has Almost No Power Over fbi / cia assassins
Cuba Liberates „Miss Burqa“ From Guantanamo
Dennis Mahon and Auntie Racist
This is your country, your people, not mine
Castle Clash Tips & Tricks
Counterintelligence Operations Against A Target Are Global
Star Wars Battlefront Death Star DLC
Paraphysique de l'aplasie
The Shortwave Report 09/23/16 Listen Globally!
Philippines: The Punisher's dirty war on drugs
Final Shot Astuce Gem Tricks
How to get rid of fleas by Robert George Tronge
SB Game Hacker is ready to work
Joanna Lumley slams CITES’ rhino horn proposal
KPFK :must VOTE by 9/30 to local board.
NBA 2K17 Prelude Download Australia/New Zealand on PS4 and Xbox One
Power Elites: On the Great Illusion of Pluralist Liberalism
Joanna Lumley slams CITES’ rhino horn proposal as ADI make a stand for the African elephan
More Breaking News...