"...Often going unseen and unheard, we all contribute and make up this diverse and multi-faceted population..."
- Lori Horowitz, Long Island-based sculptural artist
Pictures from the opening reception of "Traversing A Different World" by Eileen Weitzman, Sept 8, 2017
"...Although my own journey was not as hard, I connect deeply with the stories of generations before me and those who make that journey today..."
-Shira Toren, Brooklyn artist
"...The core of most of my art projects is to make people re-assess their perspective, to look at the image and strip away old belief systems and take it in as what it is. Its an invitation to innocence..."
- Eva Mueller, Brooklyn photographer
"... My journey as an artist is not a guided one. It is guided by the courage to go out into the wilderness and unknown and find my place there..."
- Chris Davis, Brooklyn artist and educator
At the opening of "Life Sized II"
"...I feel a strong parallel between the making of a painting and the building of a wall, or a structure, an edifice..."
- New York artist and educator, Carol Diamond
Excerpts from the closing of Bob Clyatt's "A More Human Dwelling Place"
- July 30, 2017
Pictures from the opening reception of "A More Human Dwelling Place." June 3, 2017
"...More and more I see my work as mapping my inner spiritual journey."
- Lester Rapaport, New York painter
"... I like to tell stories with my work. I wanted to create a visual narrative of the place that is the land where my father was born and raised. To do this, I felt it was important to photograph both the environment and the people that inhabit that place."
- J. Raymond Mireles
Williamsburg Gallery, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
"...Space and light are central to my work. I use them to create the forms of my husband’s body, and to capture the presence and essence of the Navy Yard’s industrial leviathans."
- Helen Selsden, Brooklyn painter
St. Louis' Laumeier Sculpture Park
Pictures from the opening reception of "One of These Black Boys" by Tariku Shiferaw May 19, 2017
"...I’m imitating the process of how everything around us becomes what we see in that particular moment instead of just rendering the final result of that moment caught in time..."
- Paul Catalanotto, Brooklyn based artist & gallerist
Boston's SoWa art neighborhood
"...It is important for an artist to feel a little off balance and not so successful and full of themselves. This is the only way to grow..."
-Adrianne Lobel, New York painter and theatrical designer
"...There has to be a missing piece, a lack, maybe, for there to be any excitement or feeling at all. This, to me, is the essence of the idol: it’s an imitation of something that is far beyond our grasp.."
-Roman Kalinovski, Brooklyn painter and new media artist