Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: From Carnegie Tech to New YorkBy Ed Breslin
Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: From Carnegie Tech to New York,featuring the work of three provocative artistsis as informative as it is pleasurable. As you enter the gallery you are faced with their ensemble photograph, taken on the front lawn of Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Tech in the late 1940s, the beginning of their lifelong friendship.
JOHN LEESBy Ed Breslin
John Lees’s hallmark obsession with his interior life is legendary. The twenty-seven works on view at Betty Cuningham Gallery are concrete examples of his introspective style; they are ponderous, blisteringly intense, and hyperspecific.