The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Saturday, December 15, 2018


Exhibition curated by Robert Curcio and Priska Juschka features works by 10 artists
Jane Fire, The First Rose Grown in Outer Space (V5), 2017, archival inks printed on canvas, 47 x 38 ins.


NEW YORK, NY.- Lichtundfire and curcioprojects are presenting Luxurious Growth, featuring 10 artists working in painting, sculpture, photography, and digitally. The exhibit is collaboratively curated by Robert Curcio, curcioprojects, and by Priska Juschka, Lichtundfire.

The title is taken from a quote by Paul Pitchford, a noted nutritionist and teacher that combines Western and Eastern philosophies - “Summer is a period of luxurious growth. To be in harmony with the atmosphere of summer, awaken early in the morning and reach to the sun for nourishment to flourish as the gardens do. Work, play, travel, be joyful, and grow into selfless service. The bounty of the outside world enters and enlivens us.”

A magnificent rose perfectly illustrates summer, especially Jane Fire’s digital image of a rose grown in space by NASA and sponsored by a perfume company capturing all the floral, woody and spiritual fragrance notes. Reaching for the nourishment of the sun are Frank Lind’s paintings of nude sun bathers in appropriated scenes from Winslow Homer and Joaquin Sorolla. Bobbie Moline-Kramer’ works on paper balance the joy of summer life with the melancholy of it passing too soon. Frances Vye Wilson’s torsos of cast sumptuous mulberry bark stand at attention in selfless service of past memories and present challenges.

The opulent and radiating semi-abstract paintings of Don Keene are ‘at the ready’ for summer. The grandeur of a waterfall in all its beauty and strength are captured in Deborah Freedman’s painting. Bursting across the sky at sunset are the awe-inspiring clouds of Sandra Gottlieb’s photographs. Claire McConaughy’s paintings of bucolic tress and birds capture the splendor of what can be in your own back yard. Fall into the luxurious growth of Jannell Turner’s other worldly garden painting. Martin Weinstein’s multi-paneled paintings revel in the glorious lush beauty of a single flower.





Today's News

August 14, 2018

Exhibition in Dublin presents work by Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin gravely ill, 'in hospice care'

The Art Museum of Estonia exhibits "Michel Sittow: Estonian Painter at the Courts of Renaissance Europe"

South African splendour: Key works from Gerard Sekoto's time in South Africa lead at Bonhams

Rizzoli announces new book featuring Willy Ronis's unpublished albums

Titanic victim's pocket watch heading to Heritage Auctions by family member

Christie's to offer the Diann G and Thomas A Mann Collection of Photographic Masterworks

Bangladesh puts top photographer behind bars

Beatles' Indian hideaway comes together, 50 years on

The Good Luck Gallery opens exhibition of paintings by Jon Serl

Santa Fe Indian Market embraces the full spectrum of American Indian art establishing Native Art Week

Country of Yeats: Exhibition of photographs by Alen MacWeeney on view in Ireland

Exhibition curated by Robert Curcio and Priska Juschka features works by 10 artists

Alan Jones elected Royal Institute of British Architects President 2019-21

Why we hire services to write my essay online

Dramatic mosaic portrait of Michelle Obama is on view in Harlem

The Asia Contemporary Art Show returns for its 13th edition this fall

The Mary Rose wins Visitor Experience Award

Western filmmakers urge action to save Ukraine's Sentsov

H&H Classics to offer the most original and best-preserved Derby Bentley in the world

Holabird Western Americana Collection's 3-day sale to feature more than 2,100 lots

Private collection of silver by Stuart Devlin to be sold by Catherine Southon Auctioneers & Valuers Ltd

Fabric Workshop and Museum names Board President and Officers

Exhibition focuses on Kinetic and Op Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America 1950s-1970s

Fine jewelry items from the Estate of designer Claus Vollrath to be offered by Nye & Company

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- The Morgan receives a major Renoir drawing unseen for over 50 years

2.- Recording console built by Elvis Costello and used to record Stairway to Heaven stars at Bonhams sale

3.- On December 9, estate jewelry & more goes up for bid at Turner Auctions + Appraisals

4.- French museum chief hits back at call to return African art

5.- David Castillo Gallery to present works by a stellar group of artists at Art Basel Miami Beach

6.- Ancient Chinese painting auctioned for almost $60 million at Christie's Hong Kong

7.- Exploring the watery remains of France's sunken Roman port of Olbia

8.- Exhibition examines eroticism in paintings and drawings of the male and female nude

9.- Thieves nab Pierre-Auguste Renoir painting from Vienna auction house

10.- Israeli archaeologists unveil rare stone mask dating to the Neolithic



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez


Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful