Inside Two Artists’ Ode to the West Texas Landscape

Rachael Lindley, Paper City, January 2, 2023
“Daniel Blagg and Jill Johnson share a unique eye for capturing the beautiful mystery that is the Texas landscape,” Grella states on the Artspace 111 website. “Representations of seemingly abandoned buildings and weather-faded road signs call to the idiom of the American Dream asking us to consider where that dream has led us. Painting allows Blagg the opportunity to make fluid and spontaneous decisions while photography allows Johnson to accurately capture reality.”