Recently I got to check out Francesco Longenecker’s work at Rare Gallery. Longenecker paints quirky, colourful compositions that employ the use of hinterglasamaleri- a type of reverse glass painting. It’s interesting to see how Longenecker takes this method into such an expressive route. It makes for a strange optical phenomena dealing with space that gives [...]
Curated by Nathan Purcell, the newly opened Easy Street Gallery, on Brooklyn’s Grand Street, features the work of a different glass artist each month. It’s mind-blowing stuff, a giant room full of dauntingly brilliant functional glass pipe creations.