Daniel Shepherd brings unique style to Chartreuse Gallery

Chartreuse Gallery, 1301 NW Grand Ave. in Phoenix, will present Pretty/Creepy: The Dainty Little Freak Show Part 2, the solo exhibition of Daniel Shepherd curated by Nicole Royse. Two years ago, the first installation of the Dainty Little Freak Show by Mr. Shepherd premiered in Bokeh Gallery at the monOrchid curated by Ms. Royse. They […]

‘The Dainty Little Freak Show’ reconfigures traditional art, materials

Local art curator Nicole Royse and artist Daniel Shepherd have joined forces to present Pretty/Creepy: The Dainty Little Freak Show Part 2, a solo exhibition at Chartreuse Gallery. Two years ago, the first installation of the Dainty Little Freak Show premiered in Bokeh Gallery at the monOrchid, curated by Ms. Royse, according to a press release. In part two, Mr. Shepherd has taken elements typically considered visually appealing and reconfigured and presented them in a way that may be considered unnerving or creepy, while still retaining grace and beauty.