Heroes and Heroines : Russell Young

A solo exhibition, by Russell Young

Toronto

November 21 – December 4, 2019

Sharon Tate, 2011 
Hand-pulled acrylic, enamel screenprint with diamond dust on linen in Baby Girl Pink and Black
62 x 48 in. (157.5 x 121.9 cm) 
Unique | Signed

 

Marilyn Portrait, 2014 
Acrylic and enamel screenprint on linen with diamond dust in Chalk White and Black
62 x 48 in. (157.5 x 121.9 cm) 
Unique | Signed

 

Magnificent Seven, 2011
Enamel screenprint with diamond dust on linen in Atomic Silver and Black
36 x 62 in. (91.4 x 157.5 cm.)
Unique | Signed

Kendrick Lamar, 2019
Hand-pulled acrylic, enamel screenprint with diamond dust on linen in Black and White
62 x 48 in. (157.7 x 121.9 cm)
Unique | Signed

Andy Warhol NYC, 2019
Acrylic and enamel screenprint on linen with diamond dust in Nico Blue and Black
62 x 48 in (157.5 x 121.9 cm)
Unique | Signed

Marilyn Hollywood (Blue), 2019
Silkscreen with diamond dust on paper in Superstar Blue and Black
42 x 33 in (106.7 x 83.8 cm)
Edition of 15
Signed | Numbered

Marilyn Hollywood (Black and White), 2019
Silkscreen with diamond dust on paper in Superstar Black and White
42 x 33 in (106.7 x 83.8 cm)
Edition of 15
Signed | Numbered

Marilyn Hollywood (Pink), 2019
Silkscreen with diamond dust on paper in Superstar Pink and Black
42 x 33 in (106.7 x 83.8 cm)
Edition of 15
Signed | Numbered

Press Release

Taglialatella Galleries is pleased to announce Heroes + Heroines, the latest exhibition by Russell Young to take place at Taglialatella Galleries Toronto. In Heroes + Heroines, Russell Young looks past the darker side of excess and sets his sights on pure stardom with a cast of characters instantly recognizable for their embodiment of American fame. A wall of heroes and a wall of heroines immortalize icons and the nature of longing with the artist’s signature, luxurious use of diamond dust. This collection of stars is not only an ode to beauty, success, and possibility, but also the unending search to grasp the American Dream.

An opening reception will be held on November 21st  at Taglialaltella Galleries Toronto location. The exhibition is open to the public from 6pm to 8pm opening night, and will run until December 4th during regular gallery hours. Please inquire directly for additional information or email info@djtfa.com. 

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Toronto, ON
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