‘dunno it’s painterly’

I used to know what paint was (pigment plus binder) until I saw someone “paint” with linseed oil binder alone. It’s the Wild West out there. “What’s the show about? Dunno. It’s painterly though,” said gallery director Angie Reed Garner. “It … was an experiment. What if I put paintings by all seven gallery painters in the same room? Will they fight, harmonize, destroy each other, amplify? It was better than any of that; the show reminds me of walking in the woods where no tree branch or rock could ever seem out of place.” The exhibition artists are Suann Childers, Tim Crowder, Angie Reed Garner, Joyce Garner, Will Garner, MaLynda Poulsen and Wendi Smith. —Jo Anne Triplett

Through Sept. 27

garner narrative contemporary fine art
Free
642 E. Market St.
http://garnernarrative.com

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‘dunno it’s painterly’

Jo Anne Triplett is the contributing visual arts editor at LEO Weekly. She’s a past member of the Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Public Art, was the content advisor on the Glassworks Building video, and has written for Louisville Magazine, Kentucky Homes and Gardens and the national publication Glass Craftsman. Jo Anne came to Louisville from Washington, D.C. where she worked as a researcher and writer for the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

 

 

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