June 15th, 2017. 139 Eldridge Street, New York, NY 10002 Lyle O. Reitzel Gallery is pleased to present “All The Artificial Barriers”, a solo exhibition of new and recent works by New York-based, Dominican artist Gerard Ellis. It includes large, mixed media works on canvas, as well as medium and small size works on wood.
“Possessing a strong technical style and a unique visual vocabulary, Gerard Ellis combines realistic acrylic paintings with the imaginative sketches of a child in Untitled (Encounter II). Large-scale and expressive, the work contains a dramatic quality that hovers between “speed and stillness, paralysis and aggression.” Review by Natalie Trainor. Art Nerd New York. A painter and draftsman […]