Robert Flynn’s leafy paintings earn him the title of Cheever of the Canvas. Flynn knows his suburban backyards and his works fire up a nostalgia for a time when creeping through the flowerbeds to spy on the neighbours was the most important thing any kid could do of a Saturday afternoon before Dad fired up the hibatchi. Ah, for those sun-dappled days when running through the sprinkler was as high tech as it got and the last thing you heard at night was the clink of shrinking ice cubes and adult laughter from the patio …
Artist: Robert Flynn
Robert Flynn currently has an exhibition at Julie Baker Fine Art in Grass Valley, CA. On until June 18.
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