The RACC 2011 fellow overlays bright, detailed nightmare-scapes on black negative space.
In contrast to the gallery’s “contemporary” brand, these delicately daubed blossoms on black backgrounds have a timeless feel and a near-universal appeal.
Whimsical wildlife and paper-craft have long run rampant through Grantham’s painted collages, earning her a pioneering credit for the flourishing “Portland folk DIY” aesthetic.
Enzler’s portraits of rough and incomplete statues capture not so much the sculptures themselves, as the sculptor’s struggle.
Illustration + Publication
Portland comicbook shop and fledgling publisher Floating World releases a limited edition 60-page book of the Swedish illustrator’s most intriguing sci-fi and film inspired images.
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