A Sampler of Small Works
Consider the Whitman's Sampler. A box of assorted chocolates. Now come in for a closer look to see a glossy mosaic in all shades of brown. A key on the inside of the lid identifies each bon bon by shape and content. Here is a chocolate covered cashew crunch. Here a lemon cream. Try a caramel, a coconut. Each is a unique temptation, worthy of contemplation and enjoyment.
So, too, MAX12", at the Pawtucket Arts Collaborative, offers a sampler of member artists' visions and their signature styles; a taste of the many different ways art on a small scale delivers and delights, offering depth, texture, personality and pleasure in bite sizes. ...