Artist Spotlight: Favorite Artwork of the Year

By Christopher Harrity

Originally published on Advocate.com January 02 2012 5:00 AM ET

AARON SMITH “Rip-Staver”, 2010, oil on panel, 60” x 48” X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
ALEXEI BIRYUKOFF NUDE 27 X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
ANDREJ DUBRAVSKY 05 X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
BRIAN KENNY SPUTNIK X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
Cauro Hige SCENT X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
DEWEY ARSEE PILE BOX X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
DWORA FRIED GLEE X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
ED LUCE WUVABLE OAF BACK SHAVE X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
GIO BLACK PETER JOHN COMMUNION SERIES X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
HECTOR SILVA MY HOMEBOYS WITH LA VIRGEN X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
JACK BALAS MUSE PHILIP GUSTON X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
KURT KAUPER DIVA 4 X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
NICOLA VERLATO GATOR DRAWING X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
PETER CHURCHER PLAZA DE LOS ANGELES 2009 X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
PHILIP PIROLO 02 XSLIDE | ADVOCATE.COM
SCOTT WATERS The Ginch Camp X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
STEVE MACISAAC PROGRESS X560 | ADVOCATE.COM
VICTOR GADINO TOM-BOY X560 | ADVOCATE.COM