My Highlights from Art Toronto 2014

David Balzer
Oct 14, 2014 1:38pm
There is no specific scheme to my selections. To quote Vincent Price, "I like what I know." I suppose works that catch my eye tend to look backwards and forwards at once, and possess a healthy mix of confidence and doubt, comedy and mystery.
My Selections:
Buffy Sainte-MarieWesakechak the Trickster, 1984-2013, at Gurevich Fine Art 
Pete Smith, bcc-0478a, 2013, at p|m Gallery 
Joy Walker, Curved Lines (after Hokusai), 2014, at MKG127
Gordon Parks, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Thornton, Mobile, Alabama, 1956, at Nicholas Metivier Gallery  
Scott Waters, It’s not that you’re going down, it’s what you’re taking with you, 2014, at LE Gallery
Otto Rogers, Flight of Birds/Colour Shift, 2013, at Mira Godard Gallery
Mark Clintberg, Passion Over Reason / La passion avant la raison, 2014, at Fogo Island Arts