Ryan Wallace featured on Sight Unseen

Gallery artist Ryan Wallace was recently featured on Sight Unseen. “To get an idea of how Ryan Wallace approaches materials, look no further than one of the walls of his studio, made from the kind of slatboard paneling that a Chinatown souvenir shop might use to stack metal shelves full of I ♥ New York T-shirts. When Wallace found the studio last year, it was perfect otherwise — a clean, well-lit space above …
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Sara Cwynar talk at the Apple Store in SoHo, New York

This evening, gallery artist Sara Cwynar will be part of a talk at the Apple Store in SoHo, NYC. “ADC Young Gun Sara Cwynar (YG9) will be appearing @ the Apple Store SoHo, NYC on August 27, 2012. Sara Cwynar studied graphic design and photography at York University in Toronto and English at the University of British Columbia. Cwynar has exhibited with Art Metropole at Art Basel, at The Magenta Flash Forward …
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Sara Cwynar featured on 1883 Magazine

Sara Cwynar’s exhibition Accidental Archives was featured on London, UK based 1883 Magazine’s blog. “Canadian photographer Sara Cwynar uses what could otherwise be seen as junk to create a beautiful colour spectacle. In Accidental Archives, Cwynar has collected objects over the last decade and meticulously arranged them into colour order to create a vibrantly retro collection giving your average household goods a new lease of life. “It’s about working through all the junk and souvenirs …
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Sara Cwynar featured on American Photography Magazine

Sara Cwynar’s exhibition Accidental Archives was featured on American Photography Magazine’s blog. “If you’re a collector of some sort, chances are you’ll appreciate Sara Cwynar’s project “Accidental Archives.” Using objects that she accumulated over the course of a decade, Cwynar has sorted them out by color, and photographed them on a background of the same shade. The result is a series of somewhat eerie still lifes, in which all sorts of things compete …
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Joseph Hart Artworks Available

Joseph Hart / Love Song / 2012 / Mixed media on paper / 30″ x 40″ COOPER COLE is pleased to announce that we have a selection of work available from New York based artist Joseph Hart. Joseph Hart (born 1976, New Hampshire) received his BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. His paintings and drawings have been exhibited at Galerie Vidal Saint Phalle in Paris, and Halsey Mckay …
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Sara Cwynar featured on Fubiz

Sara Cwynar’s current exhibition was featured on Parisian design blog Fubiz. “La photographe canadienne Sara Cwynar nous propose de découvrir ces clichés et cette série « Study of Color » réunissant des objets qu’elle a pu collecter pendant une décennie, le tout rangés par couleur. Un aspect visuel très réussi à découvrir à la Cooper Cole Gallery à Toronto, et également dans la suite de l’article.” To see the full …
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Summer exhibitions featured on Akimbo

Both of the summer exhibitions at the gallery received a mention on Canadian art blog Akimbo. Writer Terence Dick has this to say about our summer group show Zagga Zow: “Cooper Cole has an especially eye-popping display of energized work under the exclamatory rubric Zagga Zow. A lot of the work focuses on figures and faces; combine that with the electric colour palette and a psychedelic sense of humour, and …
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Sara Cwynar featured on iGNANT

Sara Cwynar’s current show Accidental Archives receives some press on German design blog iGnant. “Sara Cwynar’s latest project, Accidental Archieves, is an accumulation, arrangement and documentation of images and objects, aimed to create an organized and material record of personal experience. Choosing from her own archive of saved objects, personal photographs and found images she creates densely-layered compositions, while they are simply categorized by color. But from this most obvious …
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Sara Cwynar featured on Fast Company Design

Sara Cwynar’s current show was featured on Fast Company’s Design blog. “Cwynar’s latest series, Accidental Archives, pushes her archival instinct to an almost obsessive place. Each photograph shows a carefully arranged selection of her belongings, organized by color. “The concept began as a means of working my way through this massive collection of images and objects that I am always gathering and saving,” she explains to Co.Design. “Then I arranged …
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Sara Cwynar featured on Designboom

Sara Cwynar’s current exhibition Accidental Archives was highlighted on Designboom. “canadian photographer sara cwynar has produced a body of works consisting of personal artifacts that have been collected for over a decade, entitled ‘accidental archives’. the installation assembles a miscellany of objects and possessions arranged to represent an insight into the artist’s life and creative process. cwynar extends the concept by organizing her belongings into smaller color coded formats, creating …
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