artist Denzil Hurley presents a new series of abstract paintings that
explore the push and pull of simple forms in space. His enigmatic and
carefully placed dots, grids, and cloudlike shapes seem to pulse against
their richly worked surfaces. Abstract painting has now been recognized
for more than one hundred years, and while it is no longer surprising
that nonobjective ideas can stand as works of art, Hurley's paintings
remind us that abstraction can also evoke a highly spiritual visual experience.
This is Denzil Hurley's first solo museum exhibition. Hurley was a visiting