Galerie Myrtis  contemporary fine art
 

September 14 – November 15, 2014

 

Opening Reception
Sunday, September 14, 2014
5:00 – 8:00 pm

Artists’ Talk
Sunday, October 19, 2014
2:00 – 4:00 pm

The voice and vision of 60 artists from Burkina Faso, Canada, Finland, Ireland, Israel, Kenya, Korea, Lebanon, New Zealand, Singapore, United States and Zimbabwe, will be presented in the exhibition “Emergence 2014: International Artists to Watch.” Artworks and short films offer a global perspective on the cultural, political and societal concerns of contemporary artists. An exhibition catalogue will be available for purchase.

artworks | films | the artists | the jurors | reception photos


artworks

Egress, Wrought iron gate with bars cut, oils, gauze, soil, hair, 40' x 36' x 6', 2014, Elaine Alibrandi, USAFlesh of My Flesh, tissue ink & mono/photo print, 19”x41', 2012, Maya Freelon Asante, USAJust Like Me 1, Solar plate etching on Rives BFK, silkscreen with Japanese paper and organza, 22” x 15”, 2012, Gloria Askin, USAJust Like Me 2, Solar plate etching on Rives BFK, silkscreen with Japanese paper and organza, 22” x 15”, 2012, Gloria Askin, USAB.R., Giclee Digital Print, 20' x 24', 2013, Ronald Beverly, USAE.W., Giclee Digital Print, 20' x 24', 2013, Ronald Beverly, USAJFK, Newsprint, Acrylic paint, and Polymer Resin on Oak board, 48 x 32, 2014, Patrick Burns, USAPair, Oil on panel, 24' x 18', 2012, Nina Buxenbaum, USARevealed, Oil on linen, 32” x 50”, 2013, Nina Buxenbaum, USAWhy Does the Caged Bird Sing Series #3, Silver metallic spray paint on wood, 10” x 24” x 5’, 2011, James Buxton, USAOluwatoyin, Age 21, Photography, 20' x 16' (unframed), 24' x 20' (framed), 2012, Alyscia Cunningham, USARegina, Age 50, Photography, 20' x 16' (unframed), 24' x 20' (framed), 2012, Alyscia Cunningham, USAFrances, Age 81, Photography, 20' x 16' (unframed), 24' x 20' (framed), 2012, Alyscia Cunningham, USAMB18-8.9.14MO (Open Season series) , acrylic, latex, spray paint on wood, 5' x 5' x 3', 2014, Wesley Clark, USAJD1711.23.14FL (Open Season series) , acrylic, latex, spray paint on wood, 5' x 5' x 3', 2014, Wesley Clark, USAIt is Rumored-Bloody Point, Side A, Chinese ink, watercolor, acrylic, on Mulberry paper. Wood dowel, suspended by fishing line and American Eagle Door Knocker, 84' x 40', 2011, Jessica C Damen, USAThe Modern Plague, ink, paper and acrylics on canvas, 30' x 26', 2012, Anna U Davis, SwedenFaded Glory, Oil on Canvas, 62”x 84”, 2013, Blanco de San Roman, SpainDocklands Impressions, Handmade Nuno Felting, digital printing and hand and machine stitches, 42' x 18', 2013, Maria-Theresa Fernandes, KenyaGoya Star, Acrylic on Canvas, 30' x 30', 2013, Ricardo Garcia, USATitle: Man Club 30, Meduim: Acrylic on Canvas, Size: 30' x 30', Ricardo Garcia, USAPuppet Test IV, Pigment Print, 38' x 26', 2014, Shaunte Gates, USAInverted, Inside-out toy-gun and pins, 3' x 3' x 2', 2014, Jehanne-Marie Gavarini, USATransitional Object # 1, Recycled fabric, recycled angora sweater, buttons, recycled organic lime packaging, circuit board, LEDs, wires, potentiometer, photocell sensor, transistor, resistors, 9V battery, magnet. 12 X 6 X 3”, 2014, Jehanne-Marie Gavarini, USA Untitled (#6), Oil and acrylic on canvases, 3 ft. 61 in x 4ft. 26 in., 2012, Atar Geva, IsraelNeptune's Amphorae, Woodcut Monotype, 20' x 20', 2011, Susan Goldman, USAMonoprint 4, acrylic, ink, collage and marker on paper, 22' x 30', 2013, Michael Gross, USAKelli R, Woodcut Relief Print, 44 ¾” X 28”, 2012, LaToya Hobbs, USAProphet in the Garden, Oil on Canvas, 36' x 36', 2014, $4,500, Ronald Jackson, USAZipporah's Song, Mixed media collage on wooden panel, 36' x 36', Ronald Jackson, USA Yves Saint-Laurent, Vector on Canvas, 20' x 20', 2013, Benjamin Jancewicz, USAFrederick Douglass, Vector on Canvas, 20' x 20', 2013, Benjamin Jancewicz, USAPearl Bailey, Vector on Canvas, 20' x 20', 2013, Benjamin Jancewicz, USAHeadstone for Elizabeth Catlett, Belgian Black Marble, 24 x 19 x 10 in, 2014, M Scott Johnson, USAThe Stairwell, Digital Archival Print, 16' x 20', 2009, Rosalind Kennedy, USAThe Brooklyn Bridge, Digital Archival Print, 16' x 20', Rosalind Kennedy, USACalifornia 2008, acrylic, slave-picked cotton, oil crayon on canvas, 26” x 28.5”, 2012, $5,500, Jeffrey Kent, USADispersion No. 3, Acrylic on canvas, 48' x 36', 2013, Kung Chee Keong, SingaporeCompline, Digital Inkjet Print (hands, linen, two minutes), 32' x 48', 2014, Lauren Shea Little, USAShiri Bhururuka (Fly Away), charcoal, graphite, acyric, collage, oil bars and colored pencil., 3ft. 61 in. x 4 ft. 92 in., 2014, $2,300, Robert Machiri, ZimbabweMidlife Crisis, Mixed media, 11.5' x 18', Florence Alfano McEwin, USAIt's A Matter Of Control, Mixed media, 17.25' x 24.5', Florence Alfano McEwin, USAWe R 2 Young 4 This, Fused glass, stainless steel, glass beads, 2013, Lin Rebolini McJunkin, USAWoman Rider, Yew Wood, 47' x 23' x 16', 2012, Edmond Nassa, Burkina FasoDaily Parade, Watercolor and ink on paper, 29' x 36.5', 2012, Zahra Nazari, IranFire Escape, Digital Photography, 17 x 11 Inches, 2014, Joseph O’Neill, USAFire Escape 2, Digital Photography, 17 x 11 Inches, 2014, Joseph O’Neill, USAShoe III, wood,2 shoes , rocks, dried lemons, nail, 5” x 18” x 4”, 2013, Ruth Pettus, New ZealandAbstract Holiday, acrylic on wood, 9.5' x 28.5, 2014, Greg Pitts, USAExodus: Bread from Heaven, Linoleum Cut - edition no: 5/40, 24' x 36', 2013, Steve Prince, USAEd Clarke, photography, 18' x 18', 2009, Terrence Reese, USAElizabeth Catlett, photography, 18' x 18', 2009, Terrence Reese, USAGordon Parks, photography, 18' x 18', 2009, Terrence Reese, USALois Mailou-Jones, photography, 18' x 18', 2009, Terrence Reese, USAInspiration, Acrylic on canvas, 50 x 50 cm., 2012, Rotem Reshef, IsraelWings Not Meant to Fly, ink, acrylic and mixed media collage on canvas, 36” x 36”, 2012, Jamea Richmond-Edwards, USACigarette Dude, Oil on linen, 40' x 30', 2013, Arvie Smith, USAMr. Kicks, Oil on linen, 40' x 30', 2013, Arvie Smith, USAGnosis, Walnut and Boxwood, 64' x 14' x 14', 2013, Lynda Smith-Bugge, USAUntitled, Oil and mixed media on canvas, 8' x 9', 2014, Casey Snyder, USABeti, acrylic on wood panels, 30.5' x 10', 2013, Antar A Spearmon, USANouveau, double layer cut paper, 20' x 20', 2014, Kara Bettie Speckhals, USASpring Inclination, double layer cut paper, 18' x 18', 2014, Kara Bettie Speckhals, USAMother Chip #7, Mixed Media, 14' x 16', 2014, Stan Squirewell, USAMother Chip #7, Mixed Media, 14' x 16', 2014, Stan Squirewell, USAFind You, Dream, Recycled gumball machine dome, 12' circumference, 2013, Shahrzad Taavoni, IranDream, Recycled gumball machine dome, 18' circumference, 2013, Shahrzad Taavoni, IranThe Prehistoric Atomic Bomb, oil on canvas, 5' x 7', 2012, Terry Tapp, USATown House with Black Line, Acrylic with mixed media on canvas, 30' x 30', 2012, Maxine Taylor, USAWitness, graphite and oil on heavy parchment, 27' x 38', 2012, Rebecca Weed, USACement Monoprint #1, mixed media on satin, 39 x 29', 2013, Stanley Wenocur, USAMothers + Daughters Homeward Bound 1, Mixed media, 190 x 60 cm., 2012, Alison Wiklund, FinlandUntitled 4 (The Beauty Mask), Metallic C-print, 15” x 11”, 2014, Morgan Willingham, USAUntitled 9 (The Beauty Mask), Metallic C-print, 15” x 11”, 2014, Morgan Willingham, USAUntitled 10 (The Beauty Mask), Metallic C-print, 15” x 11”, 2014, Morgan Willingham, USAChameleon, Tempura, 18” x 24”, 2014, Sea Yoon, KoreaWelcomed Stranger, Tempura, 18” x 24”, 2014, Sea Yoon, KoreaVeiled Secrets, Gouache and ink on board, 40' x 30', 2013, Helen Zughaib, LebanonWoven in Exile, Gouache and ink on board, 20' x 15', 2013, Helen Zughaib, Lebanon

 

films

All films are 20 second sample clips. Please contact Galerie Myrtis for full viewing.


artists


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