Oscar de Las Flores’s Preludio Paleontologico (1997).Image courtesy of the artist and Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York.
Recalling Dinosaurs (TGIF circa 1991), Salvadorian draftsman Oscar de las Flores’s Preludio Paleontologico pictures a dino-man with Michelangelo-esque bulk, seated next to his boob-tube-loving dino-lady. Evolution seems to have taken a turn for the worse, aesthetically at least. This work and others are up at Chelsea’s Morgan Lehman gallery through February 23. —Rachel WolffArtist Oscar de las Flores Says Only Dinosaurs Still Own Standard-Definition TVs