Larry Poons Exhibition in New Berlin, NY

Larry Poons: 20000_Miles_To_Gram_Parsons

Larry Poons, 20000 Miles To Gram Parsons, 2003, Acrylic on Canvas, 66 x 160 1/2 inches.

The exhibition “Velocity: Larry Poons” is up through November 19, 2011 at the Sam & Adele Golden Gallery (The SAGG) at Golden Artist Colors, Inc., 188 Bell Road, New Berlin, NY.

See the virtual gallery HERE

Read the essay “Larry Poons: Five Decades” by Karen Wilkin, originally published in the Hopkins Review 4.4 (fall 2011)

Artist Philip Taaffe’s use of Marbling Techniques

Philip Taaffe, Isola, 2002

Philip Taaffe, Isola, 2002, Acrylic ink on paper mounted on canvas 10 x 7-1/4 inches (26 x 18 cm)

One of the painting techniques I outline in Acrylic Fusion is Marbling, which has been practiced in various forms in both Eastern and Western cultures for centuries. The contemporary artist Philip Taaffe is among those who use Marbling to great effect in his abstract paintings. He is represented in New York by Gagosian Gallery.

Read an essay by John Yau on Philip Taaffe’s use of Marbling Techniques.