diPietro Todd Union Square announces its presentation of Entanglement, a solo exhibition of new work by Bay Area artist Naomi Alessandra. Free and open to the public, the series of 25+ paintings will be on view from November 5, 2016 through February 3, 2017 at the salons 177 Post Street location in San Franciscos Union Square.
The artists fashion illustration background serves as a starting point for these figurative water media pieces, which place a series of spectral characters in the context of current social touchpoints and environments. Signifiers of cultural identity and modern existencefashion, gender, hair, skin color, urban and suburban motifs, skateboarding, tattoos, social mediaare woven into the narrative as the characters navigate personal and shared landscapes.
The paintingsmany of which are quite large in scale for works on paperrange in size from 18x22 inches to 52x74 inches. For more information on Entanglement, please visit the exhibition website at https://www.entanglement2016.com