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Errol Daniels photos at Villa Maria score a knockout

One photo stands out as different from—not better than—all the rest in a show of thirty photos about Golden Gloves boxing by photographer Errol Daniels at the Villa Maria art gallery. It shows a young pugilist not in an actual fight but possibly during prep for one.

Mark Leo Lavatelli at Big Orbit Gallery

“Tracing” is the experiential focus central to making art. Every painter paints from memory since the act of painting must follow from the act of seeing. Freud called it “nachtraglichkeit,” the way in which memory can be deeply altered by earlier unconscious memory thereby providing meaning and giving emotional weight to what one remembers.

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