The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 Friday, April 16, 2021


Ruiz-Healy Art opens group exhibition "Plurality of Isolations"
Ethel Shipton, La Frontera 1845, 2020. Signed and editioned. Archival digital print on Hahnemuhle paper, 30 x 40 in. 76.2 x 101.6 cm. Edition of 10.



SAN ANTONIO, TX.- Ruiz-Healy Art is presenting Plurality of Isolations featuring works by RF Alvarez, Jesse Amado, Jennifer Ling Datchuk, Jenelle Esparza, Barbara Miñarro, Cecilia Paredes, Ethel Shipton, and Carlos Rosales-Silva.

Plurality of Isolations opened on Wednesday, February 24th, and will be on view until April 24th, 2021.

The exhibition touches on the experiences shared by many during the COVID-19 pandemic, political distress, and fragile economic environment. The exhibition is an assemblage of the meditations of these artists who share common themes—separation, upheaval, unrest, and hope for better days to come. These periods of hardship indelibly cast a mark on art and shape the course of art history. Though the COVID-19 crisis has had a severe emotional and economic impact on the artistic community, artists are regrouping and reinventing themselves for this new normal as they have done in past catastrophes and have helped those most afflicted find solace through their work.

"During COVID-19 we’ve all learned to live with less. Less contact, less connection, many people with less food, less money, and sadly many with less family and friends in their lives...I am optimistic that the world can change for the better, I keep thinking that Life is never what you can see." - Ethel Shipton

"I have, over the course of this pandemic, felt an emptying out. Streets emptied, calendars emptied, but so did these allegories I painted. They felt so distant, so intangible, that it almost made no sense to continue painting them. Confronting the world with what it is becomes more important than showing what it is not." - RF Alvarez

"Aristotle told us the function of art is catharsis. When experiencing art you laugh, you cry. You feel pity, fear. You see other’s lives as a reflection of your own. Consequentially the catharsis comes. A cleansing clarity, a feeling of relief and understanding that you carry away with you. Art is an instrument that addresses one’s psychic and social health. Presently, the world requires a catharsis." -Jesse Amado










Today's News

March 4, 2021

'Limitless! Five Women Reshape Contemporary Art' opens at McNay Art Museum

Louvre recovers 16th-century armour, four decades after theft

Boy Scouts will sell nearly 60 Norman Rockwell works to pay sex-abuse claims

The Louvre turns to merch

Nationalmuseum acquires a floral still life by Berjon

New technique reveals centuries of secrets in locked letters

White Cube opens an online exhibition of works by Gilbert & George

Toko Shinoda dies at 107; Fused calligraphy with abstract expressionism

Ruiz-Healy Art opens group exhibition "Plurality of Isolations"

Kunsthalle Basel opens an exhibition of works by Lydia Ourahmane

IMMA opens an exhibition of the work of Chantal Joffe inspired by Lucian Freud's paintings of his mother

Miller & Miller announces Music Machines, Clocks & Canadiana auction

South Street Seaport Museum launches collections online portal featuring over 1,300 pieces on virtual display

New leadership appointments at Christie's

Ten important works by Edward Seago to go up for auction at Dreweatts

Ruth Noack named Executive Director and Curator of new cultural center The Corner At Whitman-Walker

Nohra Haime Gallery opens an exhibition of works by Valerie Hird

Asya Geisberg Gallery opens Angelina Gualdoni's fifth solo exhibition with the gallery

Sargent's Daughters opens a solo exhibition of video, installation and works on paper by Abbey Williams

Over £94,000-worth of contemporary art sold on behalf of Kettle's Yard House and Gallery

Karl Lagerfeld's mirror leads Bonhams Modern Design │ Art auction

Sex tape satire at Berlin fest tackles pandemic-era 'hypocrisy'

Margaret Maron, acclaimed mystery writer, dies at 82

New York to allow limited live performances to resume in April




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
(1941 - 2019)
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

sa gaming free credit

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