Spectres by Gail Potocki, Symbolist oil painting on linen, 2014
Spectres, Symbolist oil on painting on linen by Gail Potocki, 2014. Framed dimensions measure 16 x 19 inches. This artwork is presented in a hand-embellished frame and arrives accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.
Gail Potocki (b. 1961) is a contemporary artist whose work crosses multiple boundaries: she has been lauded by popular media (Huffington Post, Mother Jones) and pop culture art journalists (Juxtapoz, Hi Fructose), as well as celebrated in traditional art media (The New York Art World, American Artist). The paintings of Gail Potocki have been exhibited in galleries worldwide, as well as in notable and internationally distinguished institutions including The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The Minneapolis Museum of Art, The Art Gallery of Toronto, and the H.R. Giger Museum in Switzerland. Potocki’s paintings have been on the covers of numerous books and magazines, and her collected works have been documented in the hardcover monographs The Union of Hope and Sadness (Olympian Publishing, 2006) and Freaks (Century Guild, 2017). Born and raised in Detroit, Potocki lives and works in Chicago.
"Brilliant occult portraits from the Symbolist underworld of the 21st century. More than just paintings, Gail Potocki conducts seances on canvas."
- Grant Morrison, author and psychic revolutionary
"A really fantastic artist... It's refreshing to see a modern painter that has a classic, romantic touch and the skills to add a fresh facet of expression to the new period of Realism."
- Robert Williams, legendary painter and founder of Juxtapoz magazine