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LA Times Review: Amy Bennett
Amy Bennett   
Opening Reception:
Amy Bennett - Small Changes Every Day, 2014-2016
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"Are those model buildings or a painting? For artist Amy Bennett, the answer is both."

by Leah Ollman

Amy Bennett makes paintings that call little attention to the elaborate process of their creation, but what may seem like conventional landscapes come with a back story that gives us far more to absorb and ponder than what's visible on the wall.

For "Small Changes Every Day," her recent series at Richard Heller Gallery in Santa Monica, Bennett started with an 8-by-8-foot hunk of plastic foam and built a model of an undisturbed patch of verdant terrain. She painted a portrait of the land as seen from above, a handsome Eden dotted with ponds and etched with streams.

To read the complete review, please go to:

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-amy-bennett-artist-20160921-snap-htmlstory.html



                        




Artist: Amy Bennett, Title: Small Changes Every Day, 2014-2016 - click for larger image
Amy Bennett  Small Changes Every Day, 2014-2016 
48 x 60 Inches  , Oil on canvas 


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