Stephen Buxton views the upcoming celebration of his 60th birthday as a time to reflect on the thought processes that have been weaving through his artwork for the past decade. He’s re-visited earlier works in his studio, looking for common threads and new ideas that are integrated into his mixed media pieces.
Buxton has selected a group of mixed media pieces for his show “Ten Years On: 2008-2018,” which opens at 5 p.m. at David Rothermel Contemporary on August 17.
“I’m curious about what the viewer makes of the work,” says Buxton, who uses all kinds of items, including rubber, latex house paint, cut paper, pages from old discarded books and found objects, in his pieces. “I believe that the viewer finishes the work.” [Read More…]