Juxtapoz // Friday, May 15, 2015
Lisa Yuskavage currently has an exhibition of paintings and pastels on view at David Zwirner in New York. Yuskavage’s works merge popular culture and a deep engagement with the history of art. Widely associated with a re-emergence of the figurative in contemporary painting, she has always maintained the primacy of color, with her narratives intricately based in her use of paint. In this new selection of works, atonal and prismatic spectrums appear as personifications of themselves, and her characters become...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 23, 2015
Lisa Yuskavage has always been one of our favorite artists working in the blue chip world of contemporary art, because we always felt like she connected with some of the greats of both fine artwork, pop-culture, and almost erotic surrealism that we have covered for the last few decades. And her new show, opening on April 23 at David Zwirner's beautiful space in Chelsea, is a stunning collection of paintings, both incandescent and fairy tale enchanting.
Erotica // Saturday, February 08, 2014
Lisa Yuskavage (born 16 May 1962) is a contemporary American painter who lives and works in New York City. Her figurative oil painting, with their animated qualities and exaggerated curves, is known for its engagement with the female form.
Erotica // Monday, April 08, 2013
Lisa Yuskavage is well known for her big-breasted, wide-hipped pastel women. Innocent looking with both a childlike wonder and a sexual desire, Yuskavage places her figures in lush, mystical and sometimes abstract surroundings...
Erotica // Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Lisa Yuskavage’s art and style is well known for depicting voluptuous women with large breasts and swinging hips. Yuskavage's work often depicts soft lighting, female forms, and analogous color schemes. Lisa is a contemporary American painter who lives and works in New York City and figurative oil painting is known for its engagement with the female form.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Looking through our emails here in Norway, we wanted to make sure that if you lived in NYC and liked a certain kind of erotic art done in oil paint with a bit of cartoon fine art flair, then you should check out Lisa Yuskavage's new solo exhibition at David Zwirner opening tonight, September 27.