Leander Fontaine “Mostly Black & White”

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Leander Fontaine “Mostly Black & White”

June 13th, 2014 – Opening Reception for “Mostly Black & White” – an exhibition of recent mixed media; drawings; sum-ie and acrylic paintings by artist Leander Fontaine at Twenty-Two Gallery.  Exhibition and sale continues through July 6, 2014.

In his stunning works on paper, Leander Fontaine captures horses and other subjects with a few powerful brush or pen strokes, capturing energy more than anatomy.  His “Leanderthals” extend the unique aesthetics of these works on paper to canvases that appear to be cut-outs of cave paintings. His even larger 1st Hedgehog canvases are very dark and intricate fantasy tales set in an oxygen-free afterworld.  Common to all of them is the extreme restriction of color and use of high contrast.

For more info on Leander:  LeanderFontaine.org

Leander Fontaine "Mostly Black & White"
Event Category: Art Galleries
When: June 13, 2014 ~ July 6, 2014
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Where: Twenty-Two Gallery
More Info: http://www.twenty-twogallery.com/Twenty-Two_Gallery/Home.html
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Twenty-Two-Gallery/256054148594
Twitter: https://twitter.com/22GalleryPHL


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