�When I’m in the country, I feel as if I’m missing out. When I’m in the city, all I want is to escape.”
–Rebecca Morgan (via NYARTS)
Summer is almost here. Check out “Cabin Fever,” Rebecca Morgan’s hilarious take on country life at Asya Geisberg, through May 26, 2012. A native of rural Appalachia who studied at Pratt, Morgan’s hyper-realist style fuses Dutch portrait painting of masters like Roger van der Weyden and Jan van Eyck, with the titillating caricatures of R. Crumb.
The figure: Christopher Moss, Scooter LaForge, Dana Schutz
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Though skills are evident, these works are yucky.
Sharon, you're a CT nutmegger with a new studio in Bushwick; do you find yourself tilting from one end of that quote more than the other, or are you a one-person game of see-saw?
Yes, Derrick, you're right–but somehow, like Rebecca, I need both 🙂
I want both, but if i can only have one, i'll take the country.
Hey, You have awesome skills.I would love to see those paintings again and again.And i want to see your previous paintings..
I am impressed by the feelings evoked in Rebecca's art, especially the courage she shows.