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The Feminine Sublime

The Feminine Sublime

January 21, 2018–June 3, 2018 Historically, depictions of the sublime were reserved for men whose rationality and order were posed against nature, the imagination, or the female “other.” The Feminine Sublime presents a counter-narrative that upends previous ideas of the sublime in painting with a unique feminist perspective. Exhibition artists and Los Angeles-based painters Merion [...]

Yvette Gellis: Movement and Duration, Seeking the Ineffable…

Yvette Gellis: Movement and Duration, Seeking the Ineffable…

By Gary Brewer “First of all, on the surface on which I am going to paint, I draw a rectangle of whatever size I want, which I regard as a window through which the subject to be painted is seen.” ~Leon Battista Alberti, De pictura, 1435 Studio Visit with Yvette Gellis. Photo Credit Gary Brewer. [...]

“Abstraction in the Singular”

“Abstraction in the Singular”

BENTLEY GALLERY - Phoenix, Arizona, http://bentleygallery.com -ART DETOUR 29, 2017.  -Part 1: February 17th to March 22nd -Part 2: March 29th to April 19th   -Curated by Grant Vetter   - Abstraction in the Singular is a two show survey of painters from the West Coast and Arizona that have had a significant impact on how we [...]

CAMAC- Centre d’art Marnay Art Center – Exhibition

CAMAC- Centre d’art Marnay Art Center – Exhibition

Yvette Gellis, Without Time, 2015. Mixed media, 548.64 x 426.72 cm. CAMAC-Centre d’art Marnay Art Center “Somewhere Without Time” with YVETTE GELLIS (Los Angeles) And REBECCA BOURNIGAULT(Paris) EGLISE SAINT-JACQUES 10370 DIVAL FRANCE September 17th – October 4th Opening Reception Thursday, September 17TH, 2015 7:00 pm www.camac.org Somewhere Without Time marks the first collaborative project between Yvette Gellis (Los Angeles) [...]

Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming Exhibitions

Round Trip Ticket - Draft #2 (Bridging Two Cities) Harris Gallery, University of La Verne Artists: Yvette Gellis (Los Angeles) Flora Kao (Los Angeles) Christopher Pate (Los Angeles) Huang-Ti Lin (Tainan City) Wan-Ting Wang (Tainan City) Yi-Min Huang (Tainan City) Curator: Kuan-Yu Chen (Tainan City) Artist reception: Saturday, July 25, 2pm to 4pm This is [...]

Toomey Tourell Fine Art

Toomey Tourell Fine Art

http://www.artbusiness.com/1open/020515.html Toomey Tourell Fine Art: Yvette Gellis - Standing In the Corner. Comment by AB: The vigorous compositions of Los Angeles artist Yvette Gellis have an energy about them, often looking like engines in action powering semi-representational realms. Art by Yvette Gellis at Toomey Tourell Fine Art. Large art by Yvette Gellis. Yvette Gellis and her [...]

Yvette Gellis – The Book

A book can be purchased at www.blurb.com titled; Yvette Gellis About the Book One can see in Yvette Gellis’ bold compositions and muscular brush strokes a desire to retain spontaneity while restraining her representational impulses. She goes to the everyday world to find her raw material in the architecture and landscape around her, in the nooks [...]

Yvette Gellis – 20 Jan–28 Feb 2015 at Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco

SOURCE: http://wsimag.com/art/12955-yvette-gellis Yvette Gellis, a Los Angeles based painter, combines a fascination with architectural spaces and once celebrated buildings with a highly expressive and ambitious abstraction. Her paintings derive their inspiration from the world in which she lives and works. Her practice often leads her to wander through new places, interiors or cities with their [...]

Toomey Tourell Fine Art

Dates of Exhibition: January 20th – February 28th, 2015 Artists’ Reception: Thursday, February 5th, 5:30-7:30PM Toomey Tourell Fine Art is pleased to announce a solo exhibition of new works by Los Angeles based artist Yvette Gellis. Read press release below Yvette Gellis, a Los Angeles based painter, combines a fascination with architectural spaces and once [...]