by Mark Jenkins, The Washington Post, March 7, 2021
The three solo shows at Hemphill Artworks don’t add up to an overview of the evolution of abstract painting, and aren’t meant to. Still, the progression from Leon Berkowitz’s luminous austerity to Steven Cushner’s totemic imagery to E.E. Ikeler’s mixed-media intricacy does demonstrate intriguing generational shifts. Over a half-century of this trio’s nonrepresentational art, things get funkier and funkier.
Created in conjunction with E.E. Ikeler, on view at HEMPHILL January 23 - March 20, 2021, this video focuses on one piece included in the exhibition; Reap What You Sow / Glitter + Gold. This short Spotlight video is the first in a series produced to provide a closer look at one of the works currently on display.