Sam's Town Point
"...'Cynthia Camlin: Extremities' 'Marianne Green: Silence and Sound'..."
"...In any case, behold: Cynthia Camlin's delicate watercolor renditions of icebergs, the parts we always see and the parts normally occluded by icy brine, their myriad facets defining and redefining what we mean by the words "blue" and "green" and "shadow" and "translucent."..."
"...2) "Cynthia Camlin: Extremities" (D Berman Gallery) The immense watercolor depictions of icebergs with visible underpinnings of crystalline structure: the sort of brilliance that breaks our heart like it's another Titanic aching for the ocean floor...."
"...Each of the works in this summer show draws its viewer into a realm that is, frankly, neither here nor there. Cynthia Camlin's Grotto series, with its watercolors resembling stained-glass, creates "false" depth perceptions on flat paper..."
"...While that's certainly a tribute to their curatorial efforts, it also represents the widespread affection for the artist himself. According to CRL Director Cynthia Camlin, when the idea of the retrospective was first floated, "there were so many people around Austin and around Texas who would like to see it happen..."
"...Those who did had a chance to work with Neil Coleman, owner of Pro-Jex Gallery, and photographer Jessi T. Walsh on taking photographs that focused on the participants' roles within their community and within their families; ceramics artist Mary Heard and conceptual artist Michael Stewart in designing an event to benefit the participants' whole community (their idea was to clean the park across from Mendez Middle School, to create temporary sculpture for the area that spoke to family dynamics, and to host a neighborhood potluck); UT Art Department instructor Cynthia Camlin on painting a 12' x 5' mural depicting the participants' hopes for their children; or Rockett herself on using found objects to create art boxes representing the participants' lives...."
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