Artist & Curator Interviews

Studio Visit & Artist Interview: Erika Sanada

July 28, 2015

We began working with Erika Sanada in 2010 and surprisingly, the first piece we exhibited of hers was a graphite drawing. Shortly after meeting, we were introduced to her sculptures and we had an instant connection to the subjects and recognized her special talent and unique skill. Seeing the public’s reaction to her amazing sculptures over the years has been an exciting and rewarding experience. Works from her debut solo “Odd Things” at the gallery were published in Hi-Fructose Magazine (Vol. 31) and her newest pieces are planned for September’s issue of Beautiful Bizarre Magazine (Issue 10). A few weeks ago, I stopped by Erika’s studio to check out the progress of the pieces, snap a few pictures, and to...

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Artist Interview: Kurtis Rykovich

July 08, 2015

We are excited to present the latest solo show by Kurtis Rykovich at the gallery this month. We've always big fans of artists with vast imaginations and Kurtis' artistry knows no bounds. His beautiful "creatures" are full of dangerous allure and intrigue. Utilizing a bold color palette and with a skillful hand, the artist portrays graceful and captivating subjects who embody both darkness and light. With a vibrant intensity, they encourage the viewer to let the extraordinary surroundings take over and encounter these beautiful, yet dangerous worlds.   ME: What was your inspiration for Reverie and how did you select your subject matter? KR: It took me a long time to settle on "reverie". There were so many ways I wanted to go for the show....

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