Nola Zirin

Recent Paintings

"The work of Nola Zirin is both subtle and complex. Her art, thoroughly nonobjective, suggests the influence of the Russian constructivists, but she is committed to a complicated array of imagery that can at times feel nearly Bosch-like in its teeming activity. This is art that does in fact look to the past, but it does so without giving way to the present. Its layers of mechanical objects give an edge to a sensibility that communicates a certain unease about modern life and its (literally) steely interactions..."
—Jonathan Goodman