Botero at the Brooks

In a little over a week, the Brooks will be opening a new exhibition of paintings, drawings, and sculptures by Fernando Botero .  It's going to be a really exciting exhibition, and we hope that you'll come out!   If you have never seen Botero's work, imagine if Velasquez painted in the style of Diego Rivera .  He takes the human form and exaggerates its proportions to the point of absurdity.  The result?  Gigantic, quirky, round figures awash in hyperreal color that submit a darkly... Read More
Posted by Karen Davis at Wednesday, October 8, 2008
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