Gale Antokal”s collection The Messengers, like much of her previous work, is a gracious presentation, at once poetic and ghostly, of everyday subjects. While this presentation amounts to a fairly dramatic, if also hushed, formal innovation, it is always clear that form is not an end in itself, but rather Antokal”s means of gently coaxing mysterious and affecting essences from “ordinary” images that matter to her. Among other things, her works remind us of, and give back, what was lost in the photographs that served as their inspirations ” what [...]
"I think these are breath taking."
"I feel uneasy whan i see this. I love the detail i love the work it brings out an uneasy feeling that i try to ot feel."
"Just beautiful, the imagery evokes so much emotion... the materials used are unique. I've been following this artist for years and I'm looking forward to seeing her Los Angeles show in October."