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At Foley Gallery: Blood Orange Exhibition
Location: New York City
Biography: Foley Gallery brings together fine line and obsessive precision in the disciplines of drawing, cut paper, painting, and photography. Michael Foley opened Foley Gallery in the fall of 2004 after several years of working with notable... read on
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At Foley Gallery: Blood Orange Exhibition
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Jan 27, 2017
Foley Gallery together with The Proposition are pleased to present Blood Orange, a solo exhibition of Balint Zsako's new works.

The large watercolor paintings on paper depict groupings of interacting nude figures. Rendered in a spectrum of bright hues and gray monochromes, the bodies change color or density in the areas where they come together. Precisely aligned eyes, heads, hands, and feet, raise the question of whether the figures agree in their action or struggle for control through open-ended narratives.The paintings show complex figure arrangements absent of landscapes or objects. The selective overlapping of figures refers to both the conflict and the unity inherent in struggles for identity and agency.Balint Zsako was born in Hungary, grew up in Canada, and currently lives in Brooklyn. He studied fine art at Ryerson University in Toronto. His works are featured in Phaidon’s Vitamin D2 drawing anthology and are in the Permanent collections of the Nerman Museum, The Weatherspoon ArtMuseum and the Museum of Old and New Art. He was long listed for The Sobey Award, Canada's largest art prize in 2014.BloodOrangewillremainonviewthroughMarch5th,2017.

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