Laura E. Kennedy – The Leucistic Prairie Dogs

Laura E Kennedy is an emerging contemporary artist who creates realistic representations of varying subjects using coloured pencils on paper or panel. In her drawings, Kennedy manipulates the expectations assigned to her childish and illustrative medium by fusing unconventional compositions with allusions to revered styles of painting and other universally revered high art. She recently sent us an email to take a look at her work and looking at her “Prairie Dog” series we were mesmerized.

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Laura Moriarty – Cross-Sections of Rock Formations

“Since 2009 I have been compiling a series of sculptural paintings that take their cue from geology textbook illustrations of cut-aways of terrain. These pieces resemble scaled-down models of the events and features of the earth, but more literally, they are core samples of the act of painting, promoting innovation in the timeworn study of process and materials.” – Laura Moriarty

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