Raymond L. Goins: Infallible Beauty, Sept 7 to Oct 19 2019
A self-taught artist and recognized expert in decorative arts, Ray Goins spent the last 25 years mastering a range of painting styles and techniques toward the restoration of antiques and the creation of contemporary works influenced by ancient art and artifacts, the Dutch Golden Age, Impressionism, and Abstract Expressionism. Goins is known for developing his own formulae for paints and authentically recreating age-old applications for metal, plaster, wood, leather, fabric, paint, and Verre Églomisé . Having garnered a wide following within the world of interior design, Goins’ work has been featured in major publications including World of Interiors, Architectural Digest,Veranda, Atlanta Magazine, and The Atlantan.
Infallible Beauty gives viewers an opportunity to enjoy Goins' lush and detailed creations unalloyed and removed from categorization. Goins’ paintings and objects speak to his personal history and an interiority imbued with the richness of time and experience. Raymond Goins was born in Sumter, South Carolina and resides in Atlanta, Georgia.