From the WG News + Arts’ Arts Editor:

Did you ever stop to think…?

Carrie Beckmann 7 BOMBAY BROOKLYN

Here we are, at the last print issue of the WG News + Arts, a paper of integrity and fun, exploratory attitudes and true grit. Every artwork represented in these (30lb groundwood) pages was made by a local Williamsburg / Greenpoint / Bushwick artist who is highly professional and has donated work to the cause of honest local reporting; all the proceeds from the sale of these artworks at auction will go toward paying back the paper’s outstanding receipts. And if there’s any money left over? It will be divided among the artists themselves.

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Talk to the Hand at LYNCH THAM Gallery

Ilona weiss, "Plagiarism Will Liberate Us From Our Rebellious Sins, 2014," photograph on acrylic, light-box, (7.5 x 10.5 inches).

The theme of the hand and its uniqueness to humans is archetypical and offers endless distinctive interpretations. Talk to the Hand at Lynch Tham Gallery (through Feb. 15) handily moves the viewer emotionally and imaginatively. The hand does indeed talk. (Image: Alona Weiss, “Plagiarism Will Liberate us From Our Rebellious Sins,” 2014.)

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