Monthly archive November, 2011
Joseph Decker - Peppermint Ice Cream

Joseph Decker – Peppermint Ice Cream

The peppermint candy, commonly associated with Christmas, makes for a mint-flecked ice cream that is both sweet and soothing. Around the holidays, after countless lavish meals and heavy desserts, a palette cleansing mint dessert perfectly fits the bill. Joseph Decker, Hard Candy oil on canvas, 22.8 x 35.5 cm, Private collection
Julie Green - Four Fried Chicken Legs

Julie Green – Four Fried Chicken Legs

The artist Julie Green has been working for more than a decade on her series titled The Last Supper comprised of painted china illustrating the final meal requests of death row inmates in the United States. The menus, gleaned from newspaper clippings and websites humanize a sect of society typically disregarded by the general public....