Gisèle Celan-Lestrange

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Gisèle Celan-Lestrange (1927-1991) was born in Paris and studied drawing and painting at the Académie Julian from 1945 to 1949. Shortly after she married the poet Paul Celan whose work inspired many of her etchings. ~ via butdoesitfloat.com

Henrique Oliveira

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These striking installations by Henrique Oliveira are made of old and peeling wood. They feel like three-dimensional paintings. I’d love to see them in person. ~ via Design Sponge

Eileen Quinlan

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These beautiful new photographs by artist Eileen Quinlan are currently being exhibited at Miguel Abreu Gallery in a series titled “Smoke & Mirrors.”

Diet Sayler

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As I work with my students on visual exercises that explore the language of form and the use of limitations in design, I’m reminded of the beautifully distilled work of Diet Sayler and his experiments in line, composition, and texture.

Enoc Perez Screenprints

Dean Goelz: The Beaded Curtain

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A great new show opening tonight at Like the Spice in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. “Dean Goelz’s characters appear from the dotted background as though it were a transformative limbo, never knowing a beginning or an end, just an eternal continuation, like an elegant outsider.” ~ Like The Spice

Georgia O’keeffe

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I finally got to the Georgia O’keeffe: Abstraction exhibition at the Whitney this past weekend. Two of my favorite works in the show were “Black Iris” (above), and “Music Pink and Blue No.2.” (below). To me, O’keefe’s work often gets over-simplified and hyper-sexualized. It was wonderful to see the complex color combinations and fluid brush […]

Studio.

Dana McClure is a Brooklyn-based visual artist & designer working across a variety of disciplines including printmaking, collage, painting, graphic design, & time-based media. This archive is a shared collection of inspiration, work-in-process, & studio updates. { studio site }

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