'Telling and hiding volumes'

From Anthony Goicolea’s show “Pose,’’ at the Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, Mass., through Nov. 9. Montserrat says he explores “the stranger side of portraiture, with pieces that are sometimes beautiful and sometimes intentionally grotesque. The figures in these portraits are both revealing and secretive, telling and hiding volumes with coded body language.’’

From Anthony Goicolea’s show “Pose,’’ at the Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, Mass., through Nov. 9. Montserrat says he explores “the stranger side of portraiture, with pieces that are sometimes beautiful and sometimes intentionally grotesque. The figures in these portraits are both revealing and secretive, telling and hiding volumes with coded body language.’’