William Steiger

William Steiger News: PRESS RELEASE: William Steiger - Inventor opens October 19, August 19, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

PRESS RELEASE: William Steiger - Inventor opens October 19

August 19, 2019 - Holly Johnson Gallery

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce Inventor, a show of paintings and collages by William Steiger. The gallery’s second show of the artist’s work opens on October 19th (5:30-8:30 PM) and runs through December 21st.

Inventor speaks to the artist’s ongoing fascination with bridges, towers, transportation and machines, many of which came to be during the ‘Age of Invention’. The scrutiny of these, their most precise details, lay the foundation for much of Steiger’s work...

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William Steiger News: REVIEW: William Steiger in Whitehot Magazine, March  1, 2016 - Robert C. Morgan

REVIEW: William Steiger in Whitehot Magazine

March 1, 2016 - Robert C. Morgan

Having reviewed and written about William Steiger’s work during an earlier stage of his career, I am taken by the fact that his subject matter and his point of view appear to uphold a consistency.  I am not entirely certain as to what this means by today’s standards, but it seems to imply the artist’s ability to sustain a certain ethos, meaning that he returns again and again to explore and investigate both the visual and conceptual terms that carry these dated architectural and playland entertainment phenomena into the age of the Internet.  Therefore, the transition between the Post-Industrial and the Informational Age appears all the more pronounced, if not, deftly poignant in articulating a shift in our consciousness through a painterly means of arbitration...

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William Steiger News: REVIEW: William Steiger in the Paris Review, January 29, 2015 - Dan Piepenbring

REVIEW: William Steiger in the Paris Review

January 29, 2015 - Dan Piepenbring

William Steiger's collages are wonderous, often humorous refractions of early American landscapes... 

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William Steiger News: REVIEW: William Steiger in THE Magazine, November 30, 2008 - Lucia Simek

REVIEW: William Steiger in THE Magazine

November 30, 2008 - Lucia Simek

The work of artist William Steiger recalls the hyper clean-edged landscape and architectural painting of self-described Precisionist Charles Sheeler....

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William Steiger News: REVIEW: William Steiger in The Dallas Morning News, November  2, 2008 - Kriston Capps

REVIEW: William Steiger in The Dallas Morning News

November 2, 2008 - Kriston Capps

William Steiger shares more than a passing affinity with Chalres Sheeler. Both paintings embrace the engine, the train,...

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William Steiger News: PRESS RELEASE: William Steiger - Destination, October  1, 2008

PRESS RELEASE: William Steiger - Destination

October 1, 2008

Holly Johnson Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Destination, by the internationally acclaimed...

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William Steiger News: REVIEW: William Steiger in the Chicago-SunTimes, June 29, 2007 - Margaret Hawkins

REVIEW: William Steiger in the Chicago-SunTimes

June 29, 2007 - Margaret Hawkins

Selective viewing is essential to sanity...

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William Steiger News: REVIEW: William Steiger in Art in America, May  1, 2005 - Melissa Kuntz

REVIEW: William Steiger in Art in America

May 1, 2005 - Melissa Kuntz

By reducing landcape to simplified forms, New York-based William Steiger creates stark, cool paintings...

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