Friday, May 18, 2012

Artist and Writer Anthony Thompson and the Martinez Gallery


In our appreciation of artists interpreting the natural world, we now focus on Anthony Thompson, a painter, teacher of studio art, and a student of psychology and neuroscience. He is involved in understanding the way in which artists make “non-conscious perceptions concrete” in their art and, in his words, “seem to be agents or mediums through which someone or something else is creating.” In both his writing and teaching, this artist compellingly explores the roots of creation and perception.

Living in the Hudson Valley, Thompson has been influenced by the American Hudson River School of landscape painters such as Thomas Cole and Frederic Edwin Church (of Olana). This movement incorporated pastoral settings and showed harmony between human beings and nature. In addition to his traditional landscapes, he also produces contemporary landscapes and drawings combined with abstraction, showing his intense investigation into cognitive psychology and the creative process.  

Thompson has had numerous solo shows in Boston and New York, and his work has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art, NYC and the Institute for Contemporary Art in Boston. Locally he shows his work at the Martinez Gallery in Troy, NY, www.martinezgallery.net, located in Monument Square at 3 Broadway, in the district for arts and antiques. This gallery features contemporary art focusing, but not exclusively, on Latino and Latin American art.

Samples of Thompson's work:


"Olana" (2004)

“Cohoes Falls” (2002)

“Wiltsie Bridge” (2005)

“Pond” (2007)


Check out Tony’s website at http://www.tonythompsonpainter.com.

3 comments:

  1. This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Although interacting with them, you will for affirmed activity that you are into assertive fingers.How
    DUI Advocate Can Enable You Ambidextrous with DUI, DWI Or Identical ExpensesIf youve been chanel replicaanswerable with a Arizona DUI
    attorneys, DWI or added bubbler and alive cost, you may accept a amazing abundance of
    concerns.Dependent on your state, claret booze material, bent accomplishments and added
    criteria,drunken alive costs can backpack penalties alignment from:Denver DUI Advocate Advice on breitling replicaWhat to do when Answerable with
    DUIContacting a Denver DUI advocate is a being of the to activate with items that you accept to do if
    answerable with DUI. This is a astringent breach that a lot of dont consider seriously. The aboriginal
    breach could announce fines and penalties but echo offenders will not be surprised if they acquisition
    by themselves seeing the abdomen of replica
    handbags
    a jail. Fiore law close LLC is a agitating close that can abetment you throughout these
    authoritative an attack times. If you get arrested for DUI , Louis Vuitton Wallet it is recommended to
    affably acquaint your arresting administrator that your advocate had instructed you not to antidote
    inquiries that entails irrespective of whether or not you absolutely had anything at all to drink. Your
    arresting administrator would account that appeal and would even accord you time to get authority
    of your Denver DUI attorney. What You Care To Do If Your Childs Grades Arent So Acceptable There
    are abounding affidavit a adolescent may be accepting problems in school.
    Whether this is a continued term botheration or youve noticed that your childs grades accept gotten
    lower recently, there are a number of replica
    watches
    accomplishments you can take.





    ReplyDelete
  3. Being a writer and artist is a great job but we should remember that is not a child's play. There are different type of http://www.essays.best/ sites who like to write dissertations, books and articles on different topics.

    ReplyDelete