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Details, Details. Summer 2015 Group Exhibition at Angela Meleca Gallery

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Details, Details. Summer 2015 Group Exhibition at Angela Meleca Gallery

It’s good to remind ourselves that painting and sculpture often exert their own brand of physicality. They have a presence; a presence that stems in large part from the particular materials from which the objects are made. When it comes right down to it, painting and sculpture can be summed up as the deliberate and […]

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The Eye of the Beholder: 115 Morse Road

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger The Eye of the Beholder: 115 Morse Road

This should have been written months ago. Maybe years ago. I should have started work on this when I first thought of it. I should have knocked on some doors, asked some questions, did some research and submitted the last word on a house that both charms and vexes. I should have gotten in front […]

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Review: Catherine Opie: Portraits and Landscapes

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Review: Catherine Opie: Portraits and Landscapes

If we take Joseph Nicephore Niepce’s View from the Window at Le Gras as a starting point, then we find ourselves fast approaching two centuries of painting and photography living side by side. While each discipline has long since proven itself worthy of artistic consideration, the places where the two intersect can often bear the […]

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Review: Fiber: Sculpture 1960-Present

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Review: Fiber: Sculpture 1960-Present

I was wrong. Or maybe I was just taught wrong. Is there a difference? I’m not sure. See, I learned most of  what I know about modern fiber art in the decidedly unheady ’80s. I was enrolled in classes at OSU. At the time there were a handful of art history classes that covered modern […]

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Three to Go: An Art Field Trip in Columbus

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Three to Go: An Art Field Trip in Columbus

I cleared out some space on my calendar on Friday so I could enjoy a mini art field trip. My intention was to catch up on some area artists and venues, both old and new. The fact is there are a lot of great places to see art in Columbus, certainly more than I typically […]

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Review: Forceful Perceptions at The Elijah Pierce Gallery

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Review: Forceful Perceptions at The Elijah Pierce Gallery

Here’s a thing about art: it requires engagement. It needs to be actively pursued. Once found, it needs to be, well, thought about. Maybe that’s obvious, but it’s a point worth making explicitly from time to time. In this era of immediate answers, instantaneous updates, and increasingly short attention spans, art is rarely given the […]

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NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today at Pizzuti Collection

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today at Pizzuti Collection

Before we get too far into 2015, I’ve got some unfinished business from 2014 that I need to attend to; namely a review of NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today currently on view at the Pizzuti Collection. The exhibition opened in mid-2014 and remains up through June 20th of 2015. So while I might be a little tardy […]

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