PRISM - 101/EXHIBIT, Los Angeles, Oct 18 - Dec 29, 2014

A CONTEMPORARY PORTRAIT

Venita Poblocki

 

In the gallery are five sculpted busts and nine large-scale painted portraits. The exhibition is titled Prism and accordingly, each of the portraits is painted within one of the seven colours refracted by a prism, bookended with portraits in both white and black. The poses of the nude figures are sensitive, vulnerable and contemplative...  –  read complete essay