Teresita de la Torre at Eastside International

Teresita de la Torre: Hilando Relaciones at Eastside International Through May 26   By Lara Salmon Upon arrival at Teresita de la Torre’s opening at Eastside International, it was immediately clear that this was not the typical art show opening affair. Cumbia music played loudly as people danced around the gallery. On a side table…

Francesca Gabbiani at Gavlak Gallery

Francesca Gabbiani at Gavlak Gallery Through May 26 By Constance Mallinson In her current exhibition Francesca Gabbiani continues her longstanding practice of collaging evocative imagery intricately cut from multi-colored papers to create allegories of life and death. A “goth” aesthetic appropriately prevailed in her previous work as owls and skulls were intertwined with sensuous florals…