Ten Year Anniversary Show at G1988!

by ncwinters on April 10, 2014

Hard to believe Gallery 1988 has been going strong for ten years!

To celebrate, G1988 has invited several artists to create art for some of their favorite pop cultural themes, but in a subtle way. This Friday, “The Subtle Art of Pop Culture” opens at the Gallery 1988 west location, and the art I’ve seen so far looks incredible. This show will showcase art that has a more subtle nod to various pop culture films, with a heavier emphasis on the art rather than any overt pop culture theme.

I was excited to take on Fight Club again for my painting, with a subtle nod to the main character Jack’s power animal. Mild spoiler alert- it’s a penguin. I also wanted to make a custom frame that went above and beyond my recent hand sculpted frames, and I’m super pleased with how this one turned out.

The show opens at 7PM, and is accessible via RSVP only, as the crowds are expected to be massive. Enjoy!

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Finding Your Power Animal
Pen/ink, ink wash & acrylic on paper, mounted to wood panel, resined.
Float-framed in custom hand sculpted frame with hand painted, collaged background.
Original painting: 10.5″ x 13.5″ framed: 17.5″ x 21.5″ x 3″ (2014)

Contact Gallery 1988 for purchase inquiries.

original painting, before mounting, reisning, and framing:

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frame detail views:

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Another custom framed painting!

This is the last for a bit (I think) while I focus on a few other projects, all of which are very exciting! I’ll definitely be making more custom frames, but for…something else.  More details on all of that soon. For now, enjoy “Hopelessly Anachronistic.”

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Hopelessly Anachronistic
Pen/ink, ink wash & acrylic on paper, mounted to wood panel, resined.
Float-framed in custom hand sculpted frame with hand painted, collaged background.
Original painting: 6.75″ x10″ framed: 12″ x 15″ x 2.75″ (2014)

This painting is sold, but to purchase other available artwork, please swing by the store.

original painting, before mounting, reisning, and framing:HopelesslyAnachronistic

detail views:Hopelessly_FRAMED_Detail2

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New Limited Edition Print Release: “Natural.”

by ncwinters on March 28, 2014

By popular demand, my recent painting “Natural” is now available as a limited edition print.

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This was a super fun piece to make, and the original was scooped up by a buyer before the drawing was even finished. It is now available as a high quality giclée print on 100% natural cotton rag paper, in a limited edition of 25. Each print is hand signed and numbered and ships flat. Enjoy the limited edition prints of “Natural.”

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“Natural” limited edition print
Print size: 9″ x 12″ Limited edition of 25
Archival giclée print on 100% cotton, each print is hand signed & numbered.

Prints sell for $45 plus shipping, available here.

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