NICHOLAS HESKES is an artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY.
The mystery of alchemy is more appealing than its promise of truth.
What makes a story compelling without being told? This question lingered with me after seeing Sanya Kantarovskys exhibition On Them. His paintings, drawings, and prints have long shared an eerie likeness to novel illustration, and give the impression of Russian novelsthough only vaguely.
Birth Canal, Marguerite Humeau’s first solo museum exhibition in the United States, is presented in conjunction with Birth Canal Drawings at CLEARING’s upper east side location
David Byrd died in 2013 at the age of 87 in Oxford, New York. Since then his paintings have gradually received attention, resulting in a number of exhibitions in recent years