Summer, West Side

Summer, West Side

Exhibits An Exhibition by Katy Sloan Opening Reception Friday, September 6th, 5-9pm Summer, West Side is a collection of prints and artist’s books based on the aesthetics and community of the West Side of Buffalo, NY. Silkscreened prints detail the architecture of the...

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Meet the Artist: Julio Enrique Flores

Meet the Artist: Julio Enrique Flores

ExhibitsA conversation with Julio Enrique Flores How did you first get started creating visual art? In 1977, the year Star Wars exploded, I coveted my 2nd-grade classmate’s skill at drawing Darth Vader from memory, so he gave me a drawing. This stirred the competitive...

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Meet the Artist: Mark Lavatelli

Meet the Artist: Mark Lavatelli

Encaustic is an ancient and permanent painting technique in which the binder is beeswax. Unlike linseed oil or synthetic resin (e.g. acrylic) binders which dry to harden, the beeswax is heated until molten, mixed with dry pigments to make paint, and, when applied to the painting, cools and hardens instantly. This is why it is unique.

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