Category Archives: Paintings

Heavy Handed

I spent yesterday installing my latest exhibition, Heavy Handed at the Vermont Studio Centers’ Red Mill Gallery. It’s open from November 11th through November 28th, 2013. The reception will be held on November 20th, 7 pm. This will be my … Continue reading

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Collaboration

I’ve been doing a collaboration with my friend Dan Perkins who just finished up his MFA at American University. We’ve  been mailing a painting back and forth and working on it independently.  I just got it back yesterday and was … Continue reading

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Website Update 2013

I’m excited to announce that my web site is updated and has a fresh new look.  The recent work that I was exhibiting this past fall has all been uploaded. Check it out at www.austinfurtakcole.com. Many thanks to Maria Robinson for all her … Continue reading

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Artist Talk at the Helen Day Art Center

I’m giving a talk on my most recent work this Thursday, October 25th, at 6pm in conjunction with my exhibition in the East Gallery of the Helen Day Art Center in Stowe, Vermont. The talk will reveal some of my … Continue reading

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Fantasy Painting…

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Invisible Painting One

I started a new painting about two weeks ago, and have been documenting the process as I go a long.  I don’t have an explanation for each move or decision I make in the painting,  but I find it interesting … Continue reading

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Transitions

I’ve been having trouble regaining my interest in posting on this blog. I’ve kind of felt this way since I returned from Spain. I’m not sure if it’s because I had very limited access to the internet through my Iphone … Continue reading

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Ghost Portraits

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Fantasy

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Progression

I’ve been mostly working on one painting recently.  I was thinking about the many stages it’s been through, and realized that I stretched this piece of canvas in 2006 during my first semester of graduate school.  I thought it might … Continue reading

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