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Strange Collages on Display at Nina Freudenheim Gallery

Jane Hammond’s artworks are extremely difficult. Photo collages that are as much about the complicated multi-layer process she uses to create them as the visual information in the photo. Some of the photos seem to have a visual inner logic, but more prominently an inner enigmatic. A score or so of the works are currently on display at the Nina Freudenheim Gallery.

Micro-Architecture: New Collages by Gerald Mead at Studio Hart

The thirty small squares lined up across the gray gallery wall are not conducive to window shopping through the glass gallery storefront on Allen Street. They invite a very close engagement. Walk inside, put on your glasses, and look into the tiny worlds created by Gerald Mead. Within the window of a two-inch square slide mount is a visual story. Each mount is centered on a background of architectural blueprint paper within a burnished silver frame and titled after an iconic Buffalo building.

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