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THE UNION OF HOPE AND SADNESS: THE ART OF GAIL POTOCKI is a lavish hardcover full of emotionally charged portraits depicting the internationally exhibited artist's subconscious explorations and environmental concerns as physical characters. Full color throughout, with an in-depth exploration of the artwork by Symbolist art historian Thomas Negovan. Also includes essays from Richard Metzger, the host of BBC's Disinformation: the Series, neuroscientist Marina Korsakova-Kreyn, and an introduction by Jim Rose of the Jim Rose Circus Sideshow.
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ISBN-10:  0978632605
ISBN-13:  978-0978632601
Editor:  Thomas Negovan
Author:  Thomas Negovan, Gail Potocki, Marina Korsakova-Kreyn, Jim Rose, Richard Metzger
Genre:  Art Book
Publisher:  Century Guild, Olympian Publishing
Date Published:  October 2, 2006
Format:  Hardcover art book
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The Union of Hope and Sadness written by Thomas Negovan is a beautifully haunting exploration of the artwork of modern symbolist painter Gail Potocki. The book features a great collection of her art spanning over six years from 1999 to 2006 and reveals some of her inspirations and influences while detailing the symbolic meanings represented in her paintings. In addition to showcasing her paintings, the book also features fascinating insight (by Thomas Negovan and Gail Potocki in the form of commentary …
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