Tag Archives: Mermaids

OLEK…….at the Jonathan LeVine Gallery in Chelsea

OLEK, [Agata Oleksiak], born in Poland……..now living in New York City…….is having her second solo show at the Jonathan LeVine Gallery in Chelsea.

Last Saturday her art became a performance piece.

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All of her art is crocheted………….her “paints” are all yarns.  Layer upon layer covering sculptures and panels.

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Doilies…..metallic ribbons…….wine bottles and skulls………et al!

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Skeletons………..our future…………the end is near for some……farther out for others.

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Being beautiful on the inside is what’s important.  Ha Ha.   NOT REALLY.

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All we need is love & MONEY.

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THE END IS FAR…………or is it?

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Happiness is an INSIDE JOB.

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Olek’s installation room is an isolated environment for her covered female/ mermaid performers….

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As seen in the video………solo at cards.

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Crocheted mermaid………and a dove [of PEACE?]………or from Central Park?

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Mermaid Margo…………in the”swing of things”……….part of the exhibition themes showing ……….freedom, justice and women’s power.

MERMAID MANIA “hang-ups” for your Christmas Tree

And what do we call the guys ?  “MERMEN “……….sounds weird!  You can purchase all of these at LEE’S art supply on West 57th street.

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“HOT MAMA ” Mermaid……..just what you need to finish off your tree.

SEA CREATURES FOR YOUR TREE

Theres is a funky little shop on Fifth avenue with Mermaids and Mermen just waiting to be hung…………on your tree!  Glitz galore !

With the perfect martini…….awaiting your pleasure.