Scharnick & Blair

GEORGE BLAIR “HIDDEN IMAGES”. This exhibition is collaboration between painter Cedric Wentworth and photographer George Y. Blair. Beginning with oil-on-canvas paintings performed by Wentworth, Blair, the engineer turned fine art photographer, has produced micro-vignettes and turned them into powerful monuments of abstract expressionist art. The digital images produced by Blair, are the culmination of a more than sixty-year artistic love affair with post-war Bay Area art. It was not until several decades later that Blair began collecting many of the works by artists that he had admired. Blair’s deep personal... Read the Rest →

 

The Collection

THE COLLECTION is a new, full-length play about Peggy Guggenheim, famous collector of modern art.  Her collection, acquired between 1938 and 1965, now resides in her former home in Venice, Italy; it is a world-renown museum. THE COLLECTION presents thirty-four brief, critical episodes in the life of Peggy Guggenheim.  Ms. Guggenheim was a fascinating and colorful character.  She was married several times, became friends with a vast assortment of American and European writers and painters, subsidized Emma Goldman so the activist could write her memoires, had an affair with playwright... Read the Rest →