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LACOSTE GALLERY COLLECTION
A selection of museum caliber artworks from our collection currently online and on view.

Saturday August 13, 2016 - Saturday September 3, 2016




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Artwork

1929 - 2014

“MY ART has always come out of need. Not everyone may like what I do, but I can only make what I feel in my heart. You have to have courage to put out what you know to be truth.

I enjoy art that has something to say, or questions to ask. I enjoy knowing I am the sum of all that has gone before. Through art, I am able to make the intangible tangible, release my subconscious and give physical reality to emotional conditions.

When I work, I am a loner. I can’t have anyone in the studio. It’s a very personal and private place. I am pretending in there. But I’m never lonely, and I love involvement with people. That’s why I do workshops.”

- Don Reitz
Don Reitz (1929 - 2014)

The Flying X
32 x 16 x 9.5 in.  
stoneware, wood-fired

Florida Kachina
38 x 12 x 12.5 in.  
woodfired, stoneware

Natural Ash Table Top
11 x 15 x 13 in.  
stoneware, wood-fired
 Sold

Small Rectangular Platter
9 x 11 x 3.5 in.  
stoneware
 Sold

Ash Encrusted Platter
11 x 18 x 4.75 in.  
Anagama-fired stoneware

Platter, Red Orange Green
23 x 23 x 4.75 in.  
woodfired, stoneware

Geode Bowl, Oval with Red
16 x 14 x 3.5 in.  
woodfired, stoneware