With all that has occurred with gun use in our society, it was refreshing to see this article on the work of Linda Lighton. The gallery has represented Linda’s ceramics for many years. She is know for her wit and edge, currently based in Kansas City, This review was just published on the Huffington Post.
As the gun control debate continues, artists who have been expressing their opinions on the controversial subject for years are letting their work do the talking.
One such artist is Linda Lighton, whose gun sculptures explore the attraction and repulsion Americans have toward weapons. Balancing notions of freedom, glamour, devotion and danger, Lighton presents guns not as pure vehicles of evil but as complex, alluring and frightening objects. To read the entire review http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/22/gun-art-linda-lighton-taking-aim-weapons_n_2345381.html?utm_hp_ref=arts