Jon Pestoni - Playing Games
Jon Pestoni paintings at David Kordansky Gallery are like a chess match with indecipherable rules. Each layer of the painting is a compositional strategy that is buried under the next. Looking becomes a struggle to define what I can't see, but I can't break away from them.
|Breathers, 2012, oil on canvas, 72 x 48 x 1.5 inches (182.9 x 121.9 x 3.8 cm)|
|Lunch Plate, 2012, oil on canvas, 60 x 48 x 1.5 inches (152.4 x 121.9 x 3.8 cm)|