Julia Lucey

Natural Wonders written by Ellen Heck Julia Lucey’s current show at Wally Workman, Forest for the Trees, is a series of windows into a world of interwoven wildlife. Looking at nature through multiple lenses, Lucey reveals layers of meaning with an almost ecclesiastical sense of wonder. Like the natural world, she uses color and contrast … Continue reading Julia Lucey

Nola Parker

20 Landscapes written by Kathryn Pearce Nola Parker is enthralled by the natural world, its relation to people, and how we live within it. She paints scenes that are endearingly atypical of the classic landscape genre. Contrary to a majestic Albert Bierstadt landscape, Parker’s scenes neither immortalize nor aggrandize nature, but revel in its prosaic … Continue reading Nola Parker

Diana Greenberg

Inside the Studio written by Alicia Emr Four years ago, I met Diana Greenberg in her studio during EAST. I knew that she was a unique talent and on the verge of success. Her abstract color field paintings evoked a sense of calm and serenity that drew people in. Several months later, I hosted a … Continue reading Diana Greenberg

Mechanations

John Peralta by Rachel Stephens There’s a strange but familiar object, outdated and broken Pushed far under a table in the stale vintage shop. I found it, sleeping under a pile of other unwanteds Counting the passage of time in dust. This tool, once so sturdy, now feels so fragile As I drag it from … Continue reading Mechanations