Work of Charmagne Coe debuts at Chartreuse Gallery

Chartreuse Gallery has announced the presentation of “The Reaches,” the solo exhibition of expressive surrealist Charmagne Coe, curated by Nicole Royse. “The Reaches” reflects the artist’s interests in universality, and the intermingling existences of humans, their structures, flora and fauna and how they form an ever-changing mesh, according to a press release. “This is captured […]

‘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.