Sunday, July 8, 2012

Alex Weinstein: alex 3

Published on Jul 23, 2012 by skunkkilo, Film by Eric Minh Swenson. Music by Tom Brosseau, No Joy, Crystal Antlers 

Leslie Sacks Contemporary is pleased to present an interview with Alex Weinstein in a short film by Eric Minh Swenson. Alex Weinstein's seascape paintings push identifiable imagery to the absolute edge of recognition, blurring the line between representation and abstraction. His singular panels appear as abstract color field paintings; when combined as a diptych, however, ocean imagery takes shape, as the two panels ground one another in realism.
Alex Weinstein interview