Conversation With a Stranger

AXOM Gallery welcomes photographer, Stephen S. Reardon, with his debut fine art exhibition- a selection of works from his ongoing personal project: “CONVERSATION WITH A STRANGER” In this body of work, Reardon confronts his own “Social Anxiety”. To do this Reardon says he needs two things to happen. “First, to [...]


AXOM Gallery is pleased to announce our new exhibition, IN THE FOREST: New Paintings by artist Kurt Moyer. Moyer is an artist who continues to explore his personal vision in the genres of landscape and figurative painting, while embracing the inspiration he gets form the works of past masters such [...]

Paul Garland’s broken symmetry – City Newspaper Review

In celebration of Garland's five decades of intensive studio work and numerous solo shows in New York City, Toronto, Chicago, Buffalo, Minneapolis and elsewhere, Axom Gallery is exhibiting "Approaching Fifty". This particular show includes two different series of new work.......

Paul Garland: Approaching Fifty

Nearly a half century has passed since Paul Garland had his first professional solo exhibition of painting in February, 1967 at Janus Gallery in Rochester, NY. In the years since, he has with unflagging commitment, pursued an intensive studio engagement

Paul Garland

Paul Garland is a graduate of R.I.T.’s Fine Arts Dept. and is a Professor of Art Emeritus at SUNY Oswego. He has produced art continuously over his four decade career from his studios in Fair Haven NY, NYC and London.


The curious patterning and myriad perspectives of urban space became the meeting place for my disparate painting influences — rock art, crazy quilts, Western Realism, Eastern landscape painting, many modernisms and other influences. I use a patchwork of freehand techniques and painting/drawing media to depict a felt environment that is equally about architecture and absence.