Realist Laura Shechter's cityscapes are even more detailed than her photographs on which the paintings are based . This beautiful New York urban scene showing a view along the Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn depicts atmosphere, reflections and color almost like a 17th century Dutch Old Master painting. Shechter's cityscapes present an intriguing counterpoint to the artist's carefully choreographed, airless still lifes. Click detail to see why Laura Shechter's style is referred to as "meticulous realism". |
Laura Shechter is represented in collections including: Albright Knox Gallery (Buffalo), Art Institute of Chicago, Brooklyn Museum, National Museum of American Art (DC), National Academy Museum (NY) and Arkansas Art Center. Visit Laura Shechter's Brooklyn studio. View more Laura Shechter works for sale at Biddington's.