Jiovnni Tallington at Studioplex

Atlanta-based sculptor, Jiovnni Tallington, will publicly submit his request to be accepted into the burgeoning art scene of the South. His submission: STAMMER, a solo exhibition opening at Studioplex’s suite 143 gallery space. Tallington, an up and coming sculptor/illustrator, has embarked upon a path to fuse objects fashioned by Western principles with the ideologies of Eastern commodities. STAMMER is informed by the artist’s local upbringing coupled with experiences from recent travel abroad to Yokohama, Japan. Through choice of material, Tallington recreates a codependent relationship similar to that of the current global market. The artist reintroduces antiquated metals with the delicacy … Continue reading Jiovnni Tallington at Studioplex

Lisette de Boisblanc at Jennifer Schwartz

Jennifer Schwartz Gallery will feature the exhibition “Taken by the Fog” a collection of x-ray photographs by Lisette de Boisblanc on Thursday, March 3, 2011 and continuing through Saturday, April 2, 2011. The gallery will host an opening reception on Thursday, March 3 from 6 until 9 P.M. in conjunction with the First Thursday Buckhead Art Walk. The event is free and open to the public. “Taken by the Fog” is a collection of photographs inspired by de Boisblanc’s grandmother’s ruined doll collection after Hurricane Katrina. Lisette began to x-ray the dolls as a way to document their ruined structure, … Continue reading Lisette de Boisblanc at Jennifer Schwartz