Lori Early

One look at artist Lori Early’s work gives one the uneasy feeling of being watched, of being dragged by the soul, into the pain that is evident within the ethereal watery eyes of her always-female subjects. Though not all of her compositions are “dark” in nature (one work features an entirely pink background and female figure, reclining lithely, swathed in princess pink), all of her figures have a look in their eyes that screams of deeper meaning than just what immediately meets the viewer at first glance, a look that requests that the viewers of her art meet the subjects of her paintings within their world full of loss, but…