Profile of Joan Sullivan

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  • Material world

    For pure lyric fusion of form and function, there’s not much that beats a silver bowl. The shape is both organic and geometric, the matter a ...

  • Artist pays ‘Homage’ to the subject and the viewer

    This retrospective follows a significant exhibition in America at the St. Louis University, where the Museum of Contemporary Religious Art ...

  • ‘Passages’ and ‘Interrelationships’

    George Horan’s “Passages” is a solo exhibition of landscapes from around Newfoundland and Labrador, worked in watercolours. In his artist ...

  • The art of aging well

    In the movie “The First Wives Club,” actor Goldie Hawn famously defined the three roles for women in Hollywood film: babe, district attorney and ...

  • Louder than words

    In “Witness,” Po Chun Lau and Heather Reeves are two visual artists gesturing to each other across a spectrum of media and touching at a ...

  • Visual Arts Top 10

    No. 1The Work. Gerald Squires’ “Blaze of Heaven.” Yes, OK, I’ve chosen a painting by Squires again, but I make no apologies. To look at this ...

  • Exhibition features ‘The Works’

    If solo exhibitions are a vehicle for one artist’s vision, and duets or a group show configure around a sensibility, or a subject, then an ...

  • Personal landscapes

    Painter Barbara Pratt has a signature style: gorgeous objects meticulously observed and lushly presented. She did a lot of big paintings that ...

  • Holiday artistry

    This group show, The Leyton Gallery’s closing exhibition for the year, is arranged for Christmas time. But these 14 visual artists featured ...

  • Settled

    “The Resettlement of Grand Bruit” includes 16 oil paintings, scenes from the south coast community more than one visual artist has called the ...