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Sensorial Realities: Voyages Onward

July 5 @ 11:00 am - July 25 @ 6:00 pm

Free

In Sensorial Realities, Agora Gallery’s new group exhibition, every canvas on the wall is a portal to a different world. The ten artists featured here offer some of the most seductive alternative universes a viewer can hope for, whether it’s a reinterpretation of Gilded Age portraiture or a compression of twenty-first century concerns into a surreal landscape. They create spaces out of oil, acrylic, stone, ceramic, and mixed media which break down barriers and open up new ideas.

Some pieces on display are outright landscapes. There are stripped-down paintings of endless plains, which are made inviting by simplifying the brushstrokes yet unknowable by taking away the horizon line. There are scenes of single people amongst their own place in the land – at once less intimidating but more psychologically fraught. There are classic views of merry seas and beautiful gardens that are made contemporary with their exaggerated colors and forceful compositions. Then there are the “worlds” of another kind: probing portraits, abstracted color fields, and symbol-laden tableaux.

Sensorial Realities opens July 5 and runs through July 25, 2017 with an opening reception Thursday, July 6 from 6 – 8 pm. Entrance is free.

Exhibition Dates: July 5 – July 25, 2017
Reception: Thursday, July 6,2017, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11:00am – 6:00pm
Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York
Event URL: http://www.agora-gallery.com/collectivecatalog/Collective_7_5_2017.aspx

Featured Artists:

Nora Pineda | Caroline Degroiselle | Jiri Maska | Christine Vella | Susan Marx | Mr. Sajja Sajjakul | Natasha Estanga | Horst Lukas | Frank M. Alba | Corinne Garese

About Agora Gallery
Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

Images:
Caroline Degroiselle,Sailing Duet in Happy Race,Acrylic on Canvas,39.5” x 20”
Christine Vella, Death on the Landscape, Oil on Canvas, 47.5”x60”
Corinne Garese,Muse,Oil on Canvas,59”x39.5”
Frank M. Alba,Lola Said No,Acrylic on Canvas,28”x22”
Horst Lukas, Begegnung (Encounter),Oil on Canvas,39.5”x31.5”
Jiri Maska,Lochness Monster Going to Prague,Mixed Media on Canvas,20”x20”
Mr. Sajja Sajjakul,Burden,Oil on Canvas,52”x40”
Nora Pineda, Grasshopper,Stoneware,18”x13”x13”
Natasha Estanga,Cobalt Sun,Oil on Canvas,59.5”x59.5”
Susan Marx, Crushed By Blue, Acrylic on Canvas, 30”x24”

Details

Start:
July 5 @ 11:00 am
End:
July 25 @ 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.agora-gallery.com/collectivecatalog/Collective_7_5_2017.aspx

Organizer

Agora Gallery
Phone:
12122264151
Email:
elizabeth@agora-gallery.com
Website:
agora-gallery.com

Venue

Agora Gallery
530 West 25th St, Chelsea
NYC, NY 10001 United States
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Phone:
2122264151
Website:
http://www.agora-gallery.com/collectivecatalog/Collective_7_5_2017.aspx