Photos of the Tribute to Leslie Laskey at his Manistee (Michigan) home on July 2nd, 2021. (Photos: Hannah Roth)
I know that this birthday may be a difficult one for all of us who knew him as an artist, friend, student, mentor, and I wanted to let you know that I was thinking of you and him today. He was a loyal and unwavering friend to so many, before passing away on June 19,... Continue Reading →
Both devotees and practitioners of visual art lost a local polestar recently with the death of Leslie Laskey. Laskey, considered a bona fide scholar and gentleman by many, died on June 17, just two weeks before what would have been his centennial, on July 2. Bruno David – a close friend of Laskey and namesake... Continue Reading →
Dear friends, Last night after Frank called to tell me about the passing of Leslie. I stayed up late trying the find the words for the email announcement for this morning. I went to bed and fell asleep but was woke up by a dream or vision. I saw Leslie and his loving dog Louie... Continue Reading →
Leslie is in I.C.U. at BJC hospital in St. Louis since last week and, still in and out of coma. Please, have him in your thoughts or prayers. He was going to be 100 on July 2, 2021. -Bruno
Memorial Day is a time to stop, reflect and honor all the brave service members who lost their lives defending our country. It’s not just a long weekend to kick off summer — it’s the ideal opportunity to say thank you for their sacrifice. (Images: WW2 Veteran & Artist, Leslie Laskey, 100 years-old. Arlington National... Continue Reading →
Nice write up by Bryan Hollerbach in Ladue News on Leslie Laskey with quotes from his former students and peers. Hi current exhibition “Then & Now” closes May 29. Pick up a copy or read it at LADUE NEWS
Nice write up by Doug Kneibert in the SEDALIA DEMOCRAT on Douglass Freed’s work and his studio practice.
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Good to see Leslie Laskey (b. 1920) this morning at his home in Saint Louis. He is healthy and as always working his phone or on his artwork. The hardest working artist on Earth (along with Pierre Soulages, b. 1919)
Gallery artist, Alex Couwenberg is the subject of a new film “PULP” on his current work by Eric Minh Swenson. “EMS Legacy Films” is a continuing series of short films produced by EMS on artists. Watch the video (6:46 min.) on YouTube
Recent interviews by Kerry Marks for HEC-TV of Arny Nadler, Van McElwee and Douglass Freed on their current exhibitions at Bruno David Gallery (with Cleo Kelly). Watch interviews on YouTube
Gallery Artist, Patricia Olynyk is a speaker (with Dr. Nigel Meredith, Laura Splan, Grace Grothaus) for an ECOART TECH conversation on Thursday, November 12 (ZOOM, 11am MT) to talk about her ongoing “third culture” projects. More and registration at ECOART
We wish our dear friend and gallery artist Leslie Laskey, a very Happy Birthday on his 99 years “young” and a big hug. Images: Leslie’ small Bday party in Michigan and some collages he is working on.
Gallery artist, Jill Downen is featured in the catalogue of “State of the Art 2020” exhibition at the @crystalbridgesmuseum and @themomentary , Bentonville, Arkansas. Exhibition closing July 12.
Bruno David Gallery is always online. Even during this time when our exhibition space is closed to the public, our online platform offers uninterrupted opportunities to explore our artists. Thank you for your support. Follow link in our bio. https://www.artsy.net/bruno-david-gallery
Bruno David Announces New Affiliation with Artist Michael Jantzen. Read more at http://www.icontact-archive.com/QHjQp34F-iUNZL9dPhBmx6XQHF_cvzT_