Showing posts from June, 2018

LARK Record Release: The Last Woman

LARK, founded by painter Karl Bielik, releases its follow up to 2015's Funny Man on July 6th.

The Last Woman on Standard Lamp Records is available on CD, DL and Vinyl.

Pre-order on Bandcamp here.

LARK on Soundcloud

For more information and contact information see the press release printed below ⬇︎

From the Press Release:

On 6th of July 2018 Lark will release 'The Last Woman' on Standard Lamp Records. This 12 track record follows 2015s Funny Manand Lark's 6th album sees a continued progression, as they mine deeply intricate and compelling shadows from a noir entrenched sonic pallet.
Acclaimed by both critics and fellow musicians alike, Lark is an independent band and solo project founded by Karl Bielik, a nonconformist and often idiosyncratic songwriter, frontman and artist. Carving a grimy, gritty groove with heavy basslines, raucous sounds and turbulent lyricism, they paint a volatile picture of the landscape they inhabit: romantic, dissonant, feverish and alive.
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Nell Waters at Brethren

Today is the last day to view Nell Waters' exhibition of somber, meditative and deeply connective paintings on view at Brethren Gallery in Ridgewood, Queens.

In this exhibit Waters has stepped away from her recent, improvisational black and white paintings (akin to automatic writing) to present familiar images with associations that have long taken up space in the universal mind. 

The resulting paintings evoke a meditative symbology that explores the concepts of duality, energy and the connection and repulsion between closely aligned forms. 

The artist will be at the gallery today from 4 - 6 pm so don't miss the chance to see these tough, gritty paintings in person.

"I am interested in our personal and universal need to find something to believe in, something to look up to—the moon, the sun, a simple shape, God, love.”

-Nell Waters on her current body of work.

From the Press Release:

A few large-scale paintings lean monumentally, occupying the intimate space with a contrasting c…

New in the Studio

New painting along with current inspiration . . .

Paul Edwards at Tops at Madison Avenue Park

Paul Edwards: Lion Tamers

Through July 15, 2018

Tops at Madison Avenue Park
151 Madison Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104

Tops is excited to exhibit two paintings from Paul Edwards Lion Tamersseries at the Madison Avenue Park space. 
Paul Lynn Edwards (1948-2014) was raised in Detroit, MI. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star. After his service, he moved to Memphis to attend the Memphis Academy of Art where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting in 1981. He then attended Yale University where he earned a Master of Fine Arts in painting in 1986. Paul moved to New York after school where he taught at the School of Visual Arts and regularly showed his work at the Allan Stone Gallery. By the mid 90's Paul had returned to Memphis to focus on his painting. He often lived in makeshift studios that he created in dilapidated buildings and garages and rarely showed his work. Edwards spent his last years in rural Mississippi where he built his home f…

Robert Nava at Sorry We're Closed

Robert Nava

Through July 14, 2018

Sorry We're Closed
Rue de la Régence, 67
1000 Brussels Belgium 

Tel. +32 478 354 213