Nikita Gale

Nikita Gale

Nikita Gale Return to Artist List WorksArtist StatementCV Stylized Affection, 2016, Installation (video, graphite rubbings, digital prints), 20ft x 15ft (approx.), artist's studio (Los Angeles) Stylized Affection (detail), 2016, Installation (video, graphite rubbings, digital prints), 20ft x 15ft (approx.), artist's studio (Los Angeles) Stylized Affection (detail), 2016, Installation (video, graphite rubbings, digital prints), 20ft x 15ft (approx.), artist's studio (Los Angeles) Little Honda, 2016, Installation (aluminum foil, graphite rubbings, video projection - with single channel audio, video screens, motor oil, various materials), 400 sq. ft. (approx.), artist's studio (Los Angeles) Little Honda (detail), 2016, Installation (aluminum foil, graphite rubbings, video projection - with single channel audio, video screens, motor oil, various materials), 400 sq. ft. (approx.), artist's studio (Los Angeles) Little Honda (detail), 2016, Installation (aluminum foil, graphite rubbings, video projection - with single channel audio, video screens, motor oil, various materials), 400 sq. ft. (approx.), artist's studio (Los Angeles) DESIRE SYSTEM MODERATE OVERLAP, 2016, Little Tykes Cozy Coupe, black Plasti-dip finish, 36in.x24in.x24in. (approx.) DESIRE SYSTEM MODERATE OVERLAP (detail), 2016, Little Tykes Cozy Coupe, black Plasti-dip finish, 36in.x24in.x24in. (approx.) LOW MAINTENANCE, 2016, video installation view (MDF, pegboard, HD video with sound), 176in. x 55in x 6in., UCLA New Wight Gallery LOW MAINTENANCE: i only believe in horsepower now, 2016, installation (steel, wood, MDF, pegboard, HD video with sound), Dims N/A, UCLA New Wight Gallery LOW MAINTENANCE, 2016, video stills from HD video with sound (Duration 8m 2s), 176" x 55", UCLA New Wight Gallery WHAT HAPPENS WHEN WE TOUCH, 2015, video still from HD video with sound (Duration 9m 40s), Dims variable WHAT HAPPENS WHEN WE TOUCH, 2015, video...
Paul Sepuya

Paul Sepuya

Paul Sepuya Return to Artist List WorksArtist Statement Mirror Study, 2016, archival pigment print, 22x30 inches in walnut frame. Mirror Study, 2016, archival pigment print, 34x51 inches in walnut frame. Model Study, 2016, archival pigment poster print, 34x45 inches Edit Form Data A sitting for Matthew, 2015, archival pigment print, 34x51 inches in walnut frame. Mirror Study, 2016, archival pigment print, 9x13 inches with matte in walnut frame, 21x25 inches. Oscar, 2016, archival pigment print, 10x13 inches with matte in walnut frame, 22x25 inches. Figure, 2016, archival pigment print, 10x13 inches with matte in walnut frame, 22x25 inches. Figure Ground Study, 2016, archival pigment print, 22x30 inches in walnut frame. Portrait study diptych, 2016, archival pigment prints, 9x13 inches with matte in walnut frames, 21x25 inches each. Jared, 2016, archival pigment print, 22x30 inches in walnut frame. Mirror, 2016, archival pigment print, 10x13 inches with matte in walnut frame, 22x25 inches. A ground, 2016, archival pigment print, 10x13 inches with matte in walnut frame, 22x25 inches. Mirror Study, 2016, archival pigment print, 22x33 inches in walnut frame. Artist Statement This project begins with the site of my studio and the community of homoerotic photography, it’s shared subjects and recurring tropes. The pictures are composed of figures (intimates), of grounds (the recurring space of the studio), and of self-referential studies (haptic re-workings of these materials on mirror surface). The project is deeply committed to portraiture at its heart. There are two compositional strategies happening across the project: the “straight” photograph of a sitter or scene, and photographs of prints collaged on the surfaces of mirrors. There are moments in which...
Christina Quarles

Christina Quarles

Christina Quarles Return to Artist List WorksArtist StatementCV Quarles-Christina-01 Edit Form Data “Now Top That” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 60 x 48 inches “And When the Clouds Clear, We Will Know the Color of the Sky” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 x 40 inches “Common Ground (Worlds Apart, Miles Away)” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 x 40 inches Edit Form Data “Just Hold On and I’ll Hold ‘Em Off” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 48 x 60 inches "Sunkin'" 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 60 x 50 inches “Thot I’d Think” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 x 40 inches “Boy, Yer Gunna Carry That Weight” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 x 40 inches “Vulgar Moon” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 x 40 inches “I Thot We Understood Where We Stood” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 70 x 50 inches “I Can Only Feel Whut Touches Me” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 77 x 96 inches Edit Form Data “Faced” 2016, Acrylic on Canvas, 72 x 72 inches “It’s Gunna Be All Right, ‘Cause Baby, There Ain’t Nuthin’ Left” 2016 Acrylic on Unstretched Canvas, 2 Acrylic Paintings on Stretched Canvas, Foam Pumpkin, Electric Candles, 208 x 235 inches “It’s Gunna Be All Right, ‘Cause Baby, There Ain’t Nuthin’ Left (detail to show canvases are trompe l'oeil)” 2016 Acrylic on Canvas, Foam Pumpkin, Electric Candles, 208 x 235 inches “It’s Gunna Be All Right, ‘Cause Baby, There Ain’t Nuthin’ Left (detail, note: "canvases" and "paper" are trompe l'oeil)” 2016 Acrylic on Canvas, Foam Pumpkin, Electric Candles, 208 x 235 inches “It’s Gunna Be All Right, ‘Cause Baby, There Ain’t Nuthin’ Left (detail)” 2016 Acrylic on...