When Shirley Gipson looks at items that others might consider junk, she sees something more—a sense of life in the inanimate, whether it’s an old milk pitcher or a tattered jack-in-the-box toy. The Texas-based still-life artist says she relishes using objects in her tableaux that were once treasured during a bygone era.
Observing everyday life
Capturing the wild natural world
When Elsa Sroka was growing up, her father had a passion for art and architecture...Sroka remembers being a little bit embarrassed as a child because the family was known around town as the one with statues all over their house. But today the Denver artist carries on the legacy of her father’s passions.
Still lifes that explore complexities
Observing the human condition
Stephanie Hartshorn recalls spending hours as young girl at her grandparents’ home perusing their various objects from around the world...That same fondness for objects and their histories carries over into her oil paintings today.
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Focus on the figure
Casting a nostalgic eye