The Figurative FilterDecember 3, 2021 - January 1, 2022
“The Figurative Filter” brings together a new generation of artists who represent the body in radical ways to tell stories and explore vital social concerns. Pushing the notion of what figurative painting can be, the bodies they depict may be fragmented, morphed, merged, and remade but never completely cohesive. They may also be fluid and non-gendered; drawn from life experience, or simply formed from the paint itself.
Quickly gaining nationwide attention for her unique and fresh style, Ash Almonte uses references to abstract expressionism and combines it with a layered figurative aesthetic. Fueled by a desire to create, Almonte began experimenting, using anything she could find to turn into a spontaneous work of…Read more