"Earth" / Vicky Colombet
Christian Duvernois Landscape/Gallery
"Hudson Series" 2013-2014
Digital Photograph on Vellum
Dimension: 9 x 14 inches
October 22nd to December 19th, 2014
November 12th, Conversations with former
Chief curator at the Louvre, Isabelle
Leroy-Jay Lemaistre and art critic Jonathan Goodman
Opening Wednesday 22nd of October from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
"Using natural gem and earth pigments the new paintings are both earthbound and transcendent. The movement is upward often dissolving into blank canvas as though a morning mist is obscuring the view or a coastline is giving way to a vast ocean.
The intimate scale of the smaller triptychs allows the viewer to apprehend in one glance the detailed brushwork. The perception is as if one is looking through a magnifying glass. One tends to move up close, absorbed by the painting..."
A catalogue of Vicky Colombet's new solo show "Earth" with a text of the art critic Nena Tsouti-Schillinger will be availableat the gallery and online.
"A Philosophy of Form": In Vicky Colombet, Abstraction and Nature Meet on Equal Terms"
by Jonathan Goodman
"Earth" Show at Christian Duvernois Landscape/Gallery
is extended until February 6th, 2015.