Goodwill Art Hunting: This Artweek.LA (October 20,2014)

October 23, 2014 7:57 PM

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Tova Celine: Ye Olde Thrifte Shoppe | This show features thrift-store paintings from the extensive collection of Tova Celine, a Los Angeles-based clothing designer who has been haunting thrift stores, yard sales and flea markets for 35 years.

The emphasis of the collection is on portraiture, ranging in subject matter from cats to kings, and in style from the kitsch to the consummate. Poignant, funny, and often remarkably well-executed, these works are made all the more striking by the obscurity of their origins, with many anonymous faces...

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