Farzad’s profile at Agora Gallery website: http://www.agora-gallery.com/artistpage/Farzad_Golpayegani.aspx
A talk with Angela Di Bello, Director of Agora Gallery about Farzad’s paintings at “Fragmented Reality” exhibition (Aug. 25 to Sep. 12 2015).
“A viewer of Farzad Golpayegani‘s untitled paintings will get a distinct sense of dreamy surrealism. “You don’t have logical boundaries within a dream,” says the artist. Even the strangest things can feel normal in this context, and that is the sense that Golpayegani imbues in his works..”
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Join Farzad Golpayegani for his first Painting exhibition in NYC!
Opening Reception: Thursday, August 27, 2015, 6:00 to 8:00 pm
530 West 25th Street, New York, NY 10001
“Fragmented Reality” exhibition will be held from August 25 to September 12, 2015
Gallery hours: Tue – Sat, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Check out Farzad’s Profile at Agora Gallery’s website here.
“Farzad Golpayegani’s entrancing work is at once dreamy and dark, whimsical and mysterious. Golpayegani creates extremely ornate compositions in charcoal, marker, and acrylic that explore the limits of line and texture. Though he fills his canvases with color, it sits lightly. Golpayegani is more concerned with how texture communicates: how it changes the direction of a plane, how it creates an interaction between background and foreground, and how it dazzles the eye. His work is almost mathematical in how it plays with these angles and intersections.
For his subject matter, Golpayegani focuses largely on the symbolic capacity of the human body. His figures are sinuous and come in every color; they are themselves marked with patterns and expressive line work that enhances and enriches their body language. Though his figures are often faceless, they say thousands of words.
Golpayegani was born in Tehran, Iran and lived in Turkey and California before settling in his present home of Albany, New York. In addition to his fine art, he is trained in graphic design and has released six albums of his own music.”
I’m pleased to announce that my artworks are represented by Agora Gallery, a well known contemporary fine art gallery located in the center of New York’s Chelsea art district. Please visit my related profile at “ARTmine” here.
Agora Gallery was established by the late Miki Stiles, MFA, to provide opportunities to artists entering the global art market. Ms. Stiles was a visionary who founded the gallery on the principle that all artists benefit from having their artwork promoted by a professional gallery. Located in the heart of the famous Chelsea art district, Agora Gallery occupies both the ground and second floor of 530 West 25th Street. The gallery is frequented by art lovers looking to find and buy original artwork.