Last Rites Gallery is pleased to announce its 5 Year Anniversary Show that will feature over forty works of art by a selection of its acclaimed roster of artists. April 13—May 18, 2013. Opening Reception: Saturday, April 13, 7pm – 12am Continue reading
Throught his painting , Hugues Gillet has endeavored to give a material, objectivited and externalized form to his personal world. Half-animal, half-vegetable representations dwell in luxuriant landscapes or on smooth horizons in hues of scorched earth, like nightmares revealed on canvas. Then, he couples impassive, hieratic human forms with vegetable and mineral kingdoms to give form to terrible visions, to revisit ancient myths and legends or to bear witness to the contemporary world and current events.