Hoist One and Light a Cigar for Leroy

“It’s easy to attack and destroy an act of creation. It’s a lot more difficult to perform one.” -Chuck Palahniuk One of our most popular pieces at the Ekphrasis show at Lift Trucks was a 1961 drawing of Sardi’s by Leroy Neiman. Interestingly enough it was this piece that got a lot of people talking about the Read more about Hoist One and Light a Cigar for Leroy[…]

A Shoeshine Box with a Story

This bright red painted shoebox was featured in the now sadly defunct, Ike Turner (of Ike and Tina Turner fame) Museum of Afro-American History. Another interesting aspect of this piece is the smiley face. At a quick glance it just seems like another attention-grabber, but upon a closer look you can see that it is Read more about A Shoeshine Box with a Story[…]