Sunday, March 26, 2017

L O R R A I N E    T A D Y

Representation: Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX, since 1994.

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Awards: 1993 Dallas Museum of Art Kimbrough Award, 2010 New York Ruth and Harold Chenven Foundation Award, 2015 Otis and Velma Dozier Travel Grant (to Iceland) Dallas Museum of Art.

Nominations: Joan Mitchell Foundation 2006 Painters and Sculptors Grant (NYC), the 2007 Arthouse Texas Prize (Jones Center, Contemporary Art for Texas), and the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant (2010).

Publications: Texas Abstract: Modern + Contemporary publication by Fresco Books in 2015.

Collections: American Airlines; Saks Fifth Avenue; Strake Jesuit Art Museum/Houston;
Yale; Southern Methodist University; The Family Place, Dallas; and Private Collections



Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Upcoming - Barry Whistler Gallery "30" OPENs February 13th

Final Installation!


Getting these two new drawings framed for the show! 



(left and below) Dynjandi (OVS, Westfjords, Iceland) 2016, 
graphite, pigment, pastel on paper, 
60x44 inches

(right) Myrafell (OVS, Westfjords, Iceland) 2016 
collage, graphite, pigment, pastel on paper
 60x44 inches





Saturday, November 14, 2015

Monday, September 14, 2015

Upcoming Show

















                    See right column...Link: Paintings, Drawings, Prints, Sculpture


OVS #29, multiple plate drypoint etching with chine collie, 10x8 inches (20x16 w mat), 2015

Friday, August 28, 2015

A suggestion to continue to draw from life...


No matter what conceptual aesthetic, hybrid painting, or digital medium my students explore, I have always encouraged my students to draw from life. Drawing or painting from life has a way of grounding oneself and one's eye. 

It is something I continue to practice and here are a few drawings:  the late Boris the Lion from the Dallas Zoo (when he was alive), a dead dragonfly found in my garden, a dead squirrel fallen from a tree, a dead crow from the side of the road, some summer phlox, an exasperated self-portrait and my Aunt's alive elderly dog.