Flaunt: Blum & Poe | Nightswimming

July 7, 2023

Liam Kozak

Read here

Blum & Poe's new exhibition Nightswimming, marks London-based artist Christopher Hartmann's first solo show with the gallery. Hartmann's art captures scenes that appear disconnected from any particular time or place. These settings imply interaction and conversation, but they carry mixed feelings of closeness and detachment—an elusive and lingering sense of uneasiness that stems from our media-saturated world and our reliance on technology for social connections. The composition of the paintings mimics the layering techniques found in photo-editing software, using carefully applied artificial colors that evoke the alienating glow of digital screens.

Read more in Flaunt

Our website uses cookies to improve user experience. Please click here to learn more.
By continuing to browse you are giving us your consent to our use of cookies.
I Accept
BLUM Los Angeles is closed for installation until Saturday, July 13.