March 7 – April 26, 2014
PHILADELPHIA- Wexler Gallery is pleased to present a premiere solo exhibition of new work by nationally renowned glass sculptor Andy Paiko. The show will be on view from March 7th through April 26th. *An Opening Reception will take place on First Friday, March 7th, 2014.
The exhibition will feature Andy Paiko’s new body of glass works featuring ornamental reliquary vases, obscure vessel-ware and large-scale glass installations. Andy’s unique treatment of glass reflects a decidedly pointed notion that glass has a new and lasting position in our contemporary culture; it is both useful and worthy of aesthetic contemplation. Read More …
December 6, 2013 – April 26, 2014
PHILADELPHIA- Photographic works by New York artist Jefferson Hayman will be on view. The show will run from December 6th through April 26th, 2014. * An Opening Reception will take place on First Friday, December 6th from 5-8pm.
Jefferson Hayman is an artist that works within the themes of nostalgia, common symbols and memory. He lives and works in Tappan, NY a small town located minutes outside of Manhattan and filled with the history of the American War of Independence.
From his training and environment Hayman has forged an individual visual sensibility. The photographs themselves are handcrafted silver gelatin & platinum prints that seem historically timeless, captured with a delicacy of tonality that harks back to the highest traditions of graphic art. The works are then paired with antique or artist made frames which place each piece into the realm of unique statements. Read More …