The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Tuesday, October 23, 2018


Anders Wahlstedt Fine Art opens exhibition of works by Nicole Bigar
Nicole Bigar, No.16 Solid and Open, 2015. 11 x 14 inches.


NEW YORK, NY.- Nicole Bigar’s artistic career spans decades. Her paintings are alive. Her joyous vision a constant. Her enthusiasm is boundless, overwhelming, thrilling, beckoning. Figures spin and whirl in ecstasy. Hers is a world of beauty. A poem. A meditation on humanity’s goodness. The mystery of creation. The scent of the ocean. Happiness. A dance. Nicole’s paradise.

Though her roots are French, much of her life has been in America. In New York City. The buildings, paths, and crowds of Times Square thrill. A crossroads of her understanding of this country, its life. A vibrant abstraction. With perspective.

She came quite late to collage, though quickly grasped its ability to harness gestures, movement, forms. She is always the master, allowing all the city elements to tumble about, swept up into a blizzard of activity. Cutout paper in a frenzy.

The works are studied and free. Fluid vistas sweep by, coming to roost as buildings.

The collages on exhibition represent a selection of her most recent work. Pure striking color aligned on the page. In the realm of Matisse. With her scissors Nicole offers a new slice of New York.

Nicole Bigar studied at Barnard College and The Art Students League in New York. She has exhibited extensively in the US and Europe for the past 45 years, including solo exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Washington DC, Heckscher Museum of Art in Huntington NY, the Benton gallery in Southampton NY and Gallery Harry Stendhal, New York, NY.

The recently published book, Hustle & Bustle: Collages by Nicole Bigar, with an introduction by Robert Gordon, will be available for sale at the opening reception and throughout the exhibit.





Today's News

November 2, 2017

Exhibitions in Germany and Switzerland present works from the Gurlitt Estate

Alfstad& Contemporary opens exhibition of works by Zimoun

Sotheby's unveils the personal collection of French interior designer Jacques Granges in its entirety

Exhibition explores the practice and expression of religious beliefs in the lives of individuals

Estimated to sell for $5000, record-breaking painting fetches $3 million

Solo exhibition devoted to Bosco Sodi's clay cube sculptures opens at Paul Kasmin Gallery

Schantz Galleries to present thirty new works by Maestro Lino Tagliapietra at SOFA Chicago 2017

Anders Wahlstedt Fine Art opens exhibition of works by Nicole Bigar

Cleveland Museum of Art releases new strategic plan

Banksy holds Balfour 'apology party' for Palestinians

Major new exhibition by pioneering Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist opens in Sydney

Penn Museum launches a major building renovation

Exhibition of new work by Sam Moyer opens at Sean Kelly

K11 Art Foundation announces new appointments

Mnuchin Gallery opens an exhibition of works by Sam Gilliam

Over 1,000 lots of American Indian artifacts, art and related collectibles offered at Big Fall Phoenix

Hastings Pier wins the 2017 Royal Institute of British Architects Stirling Prize for architecture

Important selection of collectible toys by renowned contemporary artists to be offered at Heritage Auctions

Richly decorated garments from over 20 countries on view at the Jewish Museum

Tel Aviv Museum of Art opens exhibition of works by Shaun Gladwell

Griffin Gallery opens exhibition of works by shortlisted artists for £10,000 award

De Buck Gallery opens a solo exhibition by newly represented artist Devan Shimoyama

Ken Yeh joins Phillips as Senior International Specialist, 20th Century & Contemporary Art

The Foundling Museum acquires major works of art by two of the UK's most celebrated artists

Willem Weismann's first solo exhibition in Amsterdam on view at Grimm Gallery

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- The Mummy poised to reclaim its title as the world's most expensive film poster

2.- Money museum showcases 1943 Cent valued at $1 million

3.- Is Robin Cunningham the Mysterious and Unknown Grafitti Artist Banksy?

4.- Freeman's autumn jewelry auction set to dazzle

5.- Phoenix Art Museum presents never-before-seen artifacts from Teotihuacan

6.- Sotheby's breaks auction record for any bottle of wine twice in one sale

7.- Buyer of shredded Banksy work goes through with deal

8.- The Frick Pittsburgh opens a major exhibition of works by Isabelle de Borchgrave

9.- Prime Minister Mark Rutte gives a history lesson in the Rijksmuseum

10.- Paris finds spot for controversial Jeff Koons tribute



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