Juxtapoz // Friday, March 21, 2014
This past weekend we stopped by Corey Helford Gallery for the opening reception of their latest group exhibit “Pop-Eyeconic.” Looking to explore the iconic characters who define popular artistic symbolism, we have asked an ambitious and diverse group of artists - from street to surreal to New Classicist - to provide one new work each, featuring their choice of POP ICONS that have special meaning to them, but rendering the icons in each artist’s own particular style and placing them in situations relevant to that artist’s usual subject matter.
Erotica // Thursday, March 21, 2013
'Jennybird Alcantara's work explores mystery, transformation and the sacred. Existing between a waking and dream state, the archetypal anthropomorphic, is nature, fable and divinity Exemplified. Taking inspiration from the symbol rich mythological and religious works of the Renaissance as well as classic fairy tales and day dreams these works attempt to weave together a landscape where newly discovered heroines and martyrs are explored, canonized and exalted...'