February2017

2 LEAFS: Painting of Bill and Gwaylon Leaf

2 LEAFS is a show of paintings by two people, a Chinese immigrant, and his son. The title of the show refers to the last names of the two Las Vegas artists, Bill and Gwaylon Leaf. Bill is a retired professor of art still teaching part-time at the University of[…]

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Visual Power-Abstraction-News

Visual Power, Abstraction, News A Lesson in Visual Literacy     This illustration by Bob Staake appeared in the “Letter from Washington” article in the New Yorker Magazine February 2017 digital issue.   I find it to be an excellent example of abstraction in art. Why? Most readers would immediately recognize[…]

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