jueves, 1 de septiembre de 2011

Dirty Dirty Love by Reuben Negrón

Photorealism is usually associated with cold, clinical cityscapes that reveal the ways photography orders reality. The watercolors of Reuben Negrón partake of the deep photo-visual honesty and technical mastery of the photorealists but are also imbued with a deep humanist emotional intelligence. Based on photographs the artist takes of real couples in domestic and intimate moments, Negrón's is the photorealism of Nan Goldin - only minus the eighties blank-generation angst