May 23, 2009

Kagan’s “Flags” Unfurled

A big thanks to the Nippertown blog for their glowing review of “Flags: Variations on a Theme.”  This revived body of work was put on exhibit at the Arts Center of Capital Region in Troy for the monthly Troy Night Out arts walk.

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From the article:

Artist Larry Kagan tells quite a number of glorious stories with his small, but potent exhibition, “Flags: Variations on a Theme,” a collection of exquisitely rusted metal wrestled into equally fine, unfurled forms.

It’s vintage work – created between 1980-83 – but several of the pieces presage the highly imaginative, eye-popping, smile-inducing, mind-bending play between metal, light and shadow that has established Kagan as a major Nippertown artist.

Read the full article here.