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Statement

Paintings based on the Dutch ruffle collar- prominent in Antony Van Dyke and Rembrant

Press Release

PRESS for immediate RELEASE

From July 18th – through- August 16th 2015 BCB ART will be exhibiting- a solo show titled ‘ BIG COLLARS’ -new work by BARBARA FRIEDMAN.

“These Big Collar paintings are inspired by the Dutch Ruff collars in Old Master portraits, but the free play of scale and color in the paintings take the collars out of those portraits into contemporary discussions of bodies and …

PRESS for immediate RELEASE

From July 18th – through- August 16th 2015 BCB ART will be exhibiting- a solo show titled ‘ BIG COLLARS’ -new work by BARBARA FRIEDMAN.

“These Big Collar paintings are inspired by the Dutch Ruff collars in Old Master portraits, but the free play of scale and color in the paintings take the collars out of those portraits into contemporary discussions of bodies and genders.

Last summer I started taking the collars off those old necks. I spent some time near Hudson, and I made a number of paintings in which the collar (sometime with a head on it, sometimes not) …

Gallery

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Hudson

Location

116 Warren St
Hudson, NY, US