Bosiljka Raditsa: The Nature of Memory

exhibition dates: January 31 - February 25, 2012

reception: Thursday, February 2, 6 - 8 pm

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Bosiljka Raditsa’s abstract paintings have always considered the structure and color of the landscape in which she works. For the last hundred years, there has been little change in the method of farming at Ulivello. In this show her drawings record organic forms found in the ancient vineyards and olive groves while her gouaches cull the existing atmosphere of palpable memory. These diminutive works on paper are part of a larger mixed-media project in which Raditsa explores the myths and reality of this small corner of the world where the land mirrors the past and the question what is memory? Is continuously present. Raditsa has shown extensively in Rome, New York and Paris.

Bosiljka Raditsa’s exhibition was reviewed in the following publications:

http://www.brooklynrail.org/2012/03/artseen/bosiljka-raditsa-the-nature-...

http://magazine.saatchionline.com/top-10-shows/top-10-shows-for-nyc

Reading and Artists’ Talk
Saturday, Feb.25th at 4:00 pm

Susan Post: Color Balance, Elizabeth Yamin: Wallabout, Bosiljka Raditsa: The Nature of Memory

Liz Yamin’s husband, Ron Singer, will read three pieces of fiction relating to art and artists. Singer is a widely published writer of poetry, short stories, satire and journalism. His work has appeared in The Georgia Review, Oregon Literary Review, diagram, The Brooklyn Rail, Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review, Wall Street Journal and many other places.

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