Monthly Archives: August 2011

A Final Auction of her Private Estate – K.L.

I recall this was soon after Jackie O passed on. The idea of spoofing Jackie O as a theme for the auction at the SouthSide Gallery, was presented to me by Jean Brandt, when I inquired about hosting an auction as a … Continue reading

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Hands – Jerry Mann

HANDS – Recollections of Dad I’d never had a gallery show before. Kind of odd for a photographer who graduated with a BFA and had been working for ten years. But I’ve always been a late bloomer. After five years in NYC, … Continue reading

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Thaddeus Root (aka Scott Simmerly) 30th Birthday

Thirty show I would like to thank everyone who participated and all those who just showed up too. Slug or Burden Thaddeus Root 11 October 1996

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Spec – Roy Bigler

SPEC, the second of two solo shows at SOUTHSIDE GALLERY opened on November 8, 1996. In the window I had placed a keyboard from an old upright piano. Positioned as a low table on two ornate blocks, it was covered … Continue reading

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unAdorned: a progression of nudes

Why do I paint nudes? As long as I can remember, I’ve always become mesmerized or entranced by the things that I look at.  But looking at my own body, or a body, would capture my attention even more so.  I could … Continue reading

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Romantic Catharthis – Doug Manry

Romantic Catharthis Doug Manry paintings February 14 – March 17, 1997

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Carvings – Bruce Edwards

Carving Bruce Edwards March 21 – April 21, 1997

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Recycled Relics – Mother Dwarf

“Florence E. Smith, also known as Mother Dwarf Smith, is tall, stately and on the quiet side. She had a ceramics studio for many years and also did quilting and mail art before going into assemblage / collage.  Widowed, she came to … Continue reading

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Square One – Dan Tranberg

My first show at Jean’s was my first show in Cleveland.  It was also the first show I had after taking a hiatus from artmaking, during which time I went back to school to study art criticism. I actually went a year … Continue reading

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Kiss Me Quick – Eric Susyne

Eric Susyne Kiss Me Quick July 11 – 27, 1997 mixed media silhouettes Kiss Me Quick: There had been two recurring themes in my work up to this point; smouldering images of gay male eroticism, and English History. The iconic … Continue reading

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