Image courtesy of Aljira, Inc.
July 16–September 5, 2015
Opening Reception Thursday, July 16, 6–9pm
Mel Leipzig has been concerned with the figure, painted directly from life, for over 40 years. As They Are: Portraits by Mel Leipzig focuses on the characteristic informality of his subject against a backdrop of architectural detail and highly skewed perspective. The paintings are at once disconcertingly familiar and unfamiliar.