Thursday, October 30, 2014

Interview with Ken Tighe

Ken Tighe Salt Springs 2009 38" x 48" oil on panel click here for a larger view   I am fortunate to have known the extraordinary painter Ken Tighe since the late 80’s in Boston when several former students of George Nick as well as George himself would meet every few months for a number [...]

Emil Robinson

August 19, 2011 by  
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Emil Robinson Showered 2007 oil on panel 24″x24″ click here for a larger view   I was recently introduced to the work of Emil Robinson, a Cincinnati, Ohio based painter who has an upcoming solo show this September at the Waterhouse and Dodd Contemporary in London England (September 28 through October 21). In 2009 his [...]

Stephanie Pierce Interview

August 10, 2011 by  
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Untitled, 40” x 33”, Oil on linen, 2009-2010 click here for a larger view Interview by Neil Plotkin   Stephanie Pierce grew up in Memphis, Tennessee, studied and lived in Boston, Massachusetts (The Art Institute of Boston, BFA ’96), lived in Ashville, North Carolina, studied in Seattle, Washington (University of Washington, Seattle, MFA ’06) (and [...]

Dan O’Connor

August 1, 2011 by  
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Breadstuffs 51” x 54” 2009 oil on linen click here for a larger view   While surfing the web I recently ran across Dan O’Connor’s terrific paintings and wanted to know more about him and this intriguing work. He agreed to an email interview.   Larry Groff: Can you tell us a bit about your [...]