Rex Works
Francie Shaw

GALLERY II

 Francie Shaw,  Otherwise He'd Be Dead , 2013, Painting and collage, 5 x 5 inches

Francie Shaw, Otherwise He'd Be Dead, 2013, Painting and collage, 5 x 5 inches

 

February 6 - March 2, 2014

Opening Reception: Thursday, February 6, 6-9pm
Poetry Reading: Sunday, February 23, 3pm

Rex Works is a series of postcard-size paintings/collages. Each piece starts with a snippet from a daily comic strip Rex Morgan, M.D. The starting points are not used narratively but rather for visual extensions of the stylized images. The works conjure up unexpected spaces and associations, while often retaining the intimacy of the comics, exaggerating the expressive elements. 

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