Tripoli Gallery in Southampton is currently featuring a group exhibition entitled Water. Tripoli Patterson curates a combination of artwork spanning generations proving that great art knows no era. A William Merritt Chase hangs beautifully near works by Nathalie Shepherd. A painting by Billy Sullivan, his dog "Red" running on the beach, directs your eye to the beautiful crystal sculpture by Maya Lin.
|Maya Lin, Blue Wave, 2013 Crystal 1 1/2 x 14 x 14 1/2 inches|
Edition of 12
photo by Kerry Ryan McFate from here
|Red on the Run by Billy Sullivan|
2012, Oil on Linen, 30" x 42" photo from here
Maya Lin's crystal sculpture Blue Wave is an intimate piece reminiscent of the monumental Storm King Wavefield located at the Storm King Art Center. A photo of the Storm King Wavefield from the New York Times article below. The Blue Wave is one of a rare Edition of 12.
|Storm King Wavefield by Maya Lin photo and article here.|
Water is the exhibition's theme
The Shower by Darias Yektai, 41 3/4" x 32 1/2 "
oil and gesso on canvas and board, 2008photo from here
|Los la Butte (Tidewater Series) Keith Sonnier (1994)|
Mixed media, neon, found objects
|Bathing Beauty in the City of New York and Waxed Up |
by Nathalie Shepherd (2013)
Oil on Canvas 10" x 8 " and 18" x 24"
|William Merritt Chase|
|White Sands by Darius Yektai (2013) 12 1/4" x 18 1/2"|
Oil and spray enamel on paper
|Wind Chop I - IV by James de Pasquale|
Acrylic on Canvas and Denril (2008)
|closer look at Wind Chop (photo from here)|
|Untitled Lola Montes Schnabel (2006)|
Silkscreen and Xerox transfer on Japanese paper 23 3/8" x 27 7/17"
|Beach by Fairfield Porter (c.1974)|
Oil on Canvas 13 3/4" x 13 1/2"
Parrish Art Museum
|Smoking Ships at Sea by Thomas Moran (1907)|
Watercolor and Pencil on paper
23 1/2 "x 19 1/2"
|Slave Ship (Slavers Throwing Overboard the Dead and Dying, Typhoon Coming On)|
J.M. Turner (1840) Oil on Canvas 35 3/4" x 48 1/4"
Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Matisse Patterson creates mixed media pieces inspired by and including artifacts found at local bodies of water. Mecox incorporates a sampling of water and sand from Mecox Bay.
|Mecox by Matisse Patterson (2013)|
Mixed Media 12" x 5 1/2"
|Sting Ray by Willem de Kooning (1971)|
Lithograph on Suzuki paper 51 1/2" x 37"
Water as sustainer of life.
|Starfish by Marsden Hartley (c.1938)|
Oil on Canvas 18" x 24"
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