November 1 – 22, 2016  |  Igor Melnikov and Edward Lentsch: Expansion Theory

November 1 – 22, 2016 | Igor Melnikov and Edward Lentsch: Expansion Theory

Igor Melnikov’s and Edward Lentsch’s paintings share an ability to speak directly to the human psyche. Melnikov places the human child in his otherwise minimal paintings, with blessings scrawled in undecipherable Russian on the frames that surround and protect them.... Read More
Escape Into Life

Escape Into Life

“For me, these are not portraits of children, but portraits of human souls,” says Moscow-born artist Igor Melnikov. Each is a picture “of a soul immersed in itself, reticent, perplexed, searching for and preserving a hope. If you take the message of this portrait to... Read More
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