Behnke's post includes images of the impressive salon installation as well as a selection of individual works. This year's installment of the annual survey of painting and sculpture Behnke notes, "is vast. It presents 489 artists and little more than 520 works."
Hrag Vartanian provides a brief history of Sideshow Gallery's annual salon show of painting and sculpture. "What makes the show so unique is the surprising juxtaposition of famous artists (Michael Goldberg, Bill Jensen, Judy Pfaff, Larry Poons …) with lesser known talents and even some complete unknowns." This year's show It’s All Good (Apocalypse Now) runs from January 8 - February 20, 2011.
Edited by artist Brett Baker, Painters' Table highlights writing from the painting blogosphere as it is published and serves as a platform for exploring blogs that focus primarily on the subject of painting.