Laurel Sparks
Rubedo
September 11 - October 24, 2015

Press release

Observer, September 10, 2015, BY Ryan Steadmant

New American Paintings, February, 2016, BY Mike Wilson


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


Laurel Sparks
Glossolalia, 2015
Acrylic, watercolor, gauche, marker, paper mâché, gold leaf, rhinestones, sea glass, rocks, bells, glitter, beads, cut-outs, collage on canvas
66 X 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Bardos, 2015
Acrylic, ink, crayon, paper mâché, rocks, beads, glitter, nettles, woven linen on canvas 
66 X 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Jabberwocky, 2015
Acrylic, ink, paper mâché, gold pigment, glitter, turquoise, dirt on canvas
66 X 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Dactyl, 2015
Acrylic, ink, paper mâché, glitter, cut outs, collage, fabric, rocks, bells, googly-eyes on canvas
66 X 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Cauldron, 2013
Acrylic, ink, gold pigment, glitter, cut outs, collaged linen on canvas
60 X 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Neither Neither, 2013
Acrylic, ink, paper mâché, glitter, dirt, turquoise, rhinestones, cut outs, fabric, graphite, gold pigment on canvas
60 X 48 inches
 


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


Laurel Sparks
Sheela Na Gig, 2015
Acrylic, ink, paper mâché, shells, pipe cleaners, cut outs, selenite, salt, crayon, glitter on canvas 
23 x 23 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Chemical Wedding, 2015
Acrylic, marker, paper mâché, ink, dirt, collage, glitter on canvas 
23 x 23 inches
 


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


Laurel Sparks
Solomon, 2015
Acrylic, marker, paper mâché, ink, glitter, cut outs, collage, dirt, turquoise, bells, salt, selenite, glitter on canvas 
48 x 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Leela, 2015
Acrylic, marker, paper mâché, woven canvas, gold leaf, dirt, glitter, rocks, bells, salt, small objects, cut outs, selenite, turquoise on canvas 
48 x 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Rubedo, 2015
Acrylic, marker, paper mâché, sand, gold, glitter, cut outs, collage, turquoise, beads, rocks, rhinestones, dirt, pom poms on canvas
66 X 48 inches
 


exhibition view, Laurel Sparks, Rubedo, 2015
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, NY 


Laurel Sparks
Mana Machine, 2015
Acrylic, ink, paper mâché, pigment, gold leaf, cut outs, collage, fabric, rocks, glitter, beads on canvas
66 x 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Electric eye, 2015
Acrylic, ink, marker, paper mâché, rhinestones, beads, glitter, dirt, nettles on canvas
66 x 48 inches
 


Laurel Sparks
Strange Attractor, 2015
Acrylic, ink, paper mâché, marker, cut outs, collage, selenite, dirt on canvas
66 x 48 inches