Introspection and Intensity: Local Artist Gesso Cocteau Finds Herself at a Turning Point

Gesso Cocteau’s 20-year retrospective at the Classic Art Gallery in Palm Desert was full of works that were lyrical, intense and introspective—works which demonstrated Cocteau’s ample contributions to contemporary figurative art. Some 100-plus people attended the retrospective that all but filled every room in the gallery. There was an almost equal division between bronzes and […]