Join us August 10th at 6:00 pm for the opening reception of Dusty Boynton's solo exhibition in the East Gallery featuring large-scale paintings, works on paper, and structured reliefs.
Dusty Boynton's work is humorous, aggressive, sad, and joyful. But most of all it is emotive. Lines, shapes, and colors combine to create aesthetically gorgeous images. Packed with personality, the figures exist between carefree child-like drawings and psychosomatic studies. Her portraits balance the line between opposing emotions, causing a visceral response in the viewer. Image: Dusty Boynton, Photoshoot, oil on linen. Photoshoot was featured in the movie Remember Me, Directed by Allen Coulter, starring Robert Pattinson.
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