LG Williams and Erik David Gallery Limited Edition Artwork Now Available (For Free!!!) In The May ’23 Issue of The Brooklyn Rail…
In contemporary art, expressions of gratitude often take various forms. One such unique manifestation can be found in the two artworks “Thank You,” created by the unrenowned Los Angeles artist LG Williams. Williams visually acknowledges and expresses appreciation for the millionaires and billionaires who support and patronize his artistic career and the broader global contemporary art market through these compelling pieces.
“Thank You” captivates viewers with its striking imagery and thought-provoking symbolism. The artwork is adorned with vibrant reflections, dynamic gestures, and intricate details. Amidst the visually captivating composition, the artist employs clever juxtapositions and layering languages. The artwork symbolically represents the symbiotic relationship between the artist and the patrons in the art world who contribute to his success and others. It is a testament to their impact on his artistic journey and the flourishing contemporary art scene.
The artworks celebrate the symbiotic relationship between artists and patrons, underscoring the profound impact that patronage has on the growth and vitality of the contemporary art world. Through “Thank You,” LG Williams acknowledges the financial support and recognizes the emotional and intellectual investments made by these vital patrons.
Images: LG Williams, Thank You! Millionaires and Billionaires or Ashwathama Is Dead, 2014, 48 x 37″ ea., Reflective Ink on Engineer Grade Reflective Sheeting on Heavy-Duty Aluminum, Edition of 25.