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ArtLife September East Village Life Cafe
“DANDYISM’ the exhibition, portraits of the
Dandy of New York by John Sunderland.
One of the true ‘faces’ and fashion icons of New York, Patrick McDonald, the acknowledged Dandy of New York and a regular patron of Life Cafe in the East Village is the subject of an exhibition of pastel portraits, by Life Artist John Sunderland, currently on display at Life Cafe,East tenth and Avenue B. Of the three portraits on display Patrick said, “That’s me, that’s me and that’s me too! Love it.”


The show is up through the month of September with a special reception on the evening of the 20th September.
The artist, dressed in paint soiled shorts, matching T and sweat stained canvas hat, said today of the project, “it took me three months and six portraits to find the real man, inside the┬áchimera. And it has been a pleasure.