mark niznik MALCOLM LIEPKE

American, b. 1953, Minneapolis, Minnesota, based in New York, New York Largely self-taught, Malcolm T. Leipke paints in a style that synthesizes the work of other artists—John Singer Sargent, Edgar Degas, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Diego Velázquez, and James McNeill Whistler, among others—to create portraits that are both visually familiar and wholly unique. Liepke favors portraits of ordinary women in glamorous contexts, producing voyeuristic nudes that … Read More